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Meaning of GROAT

Pronunciation:  growt

WordNet Dictionary
[n]  a former English silver coin worth four pennies

GROAT is a 5 letter word that starts with G.


 Synonyms: fourpence
 See Also: coin



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Groat\, n. [LG. gr[=o]te, orig., great, that is, a great
piece of coin, larger than other coins in former use. See
1. An old English silver coin, equal to four pence.

2. Any small sum of money.

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