gross (adj.) Old form(s): grosse
dull, obtuse, ignorant
CE III.ii.34[Antipholus of Syracuse to Luciana] Lay open to my earthy gross conceit ... / The folded meaning of your words' deceit
E3 III.iv.19[King Edward alone] Just-dooming heaven, whose secret providence / To our gross judgement is inscrutable
H5 IV.i.275[King Henry alone] The slave ... in gross brain little wots / What watch the king keeps to maintain the peace
R3 III.vi.10[Scrivener alone, of Hastings' indictment] Who is so gross / That cannot see this palpable device?
TN II.v.156[Malvolio to himself] I will wash off gross acquaintance
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