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Definition 1: a man who has recently been married - [noun denoting person]

Synonyms for groom in the sense of this definition

(groom is a kind of ...) someone recently married

Definition 2: someone employed in a stable to take care of the horses - [noun denoting person]

Synonyms for groom in the sense of this definition

(groom is a kind of ...) a hired laborer on a farm or ranch

"the hired hand fixed the railing" "a ranch hand"

Definition 3: a man participant in his own marriage ceremony - [noun denoting person]

Synonyms for groom in the sense of this definition

(groom is a kind of ...) someone who takes part in an activity

"he was a major player in setting up the corporation"

(... is a member of groom) a party of people at a wedding

Definition 4: care for one's external appearance - [verb of body]

Samples where groom or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • He is always well-groomed

Synonyms for groom in the sense of this definition

(groom is a kind of ...) make more beautiful

(... is a kind of groom ) apply perfume to

"She perfumes herself every day"

(... is a kind of groom ) dress and groom with particular care, as for a special occasion

"He spruced up for the party"

(... is a kind of groom ) use special care in dressing, making-up, etc.

"She dolled herself up for the night out with her friends"

(... is a kind of groom ) care for one's feet by cutting and shaping the nails, etc.

(... is a kind of groom ) perform the services of a barber: cut the hair and/or beard of

(... is a kind of groom ) care for (one's hand) by cutting and shaping the nails, etc.

(... is a kind of groom ) apply make-up or cosmetics to one's face to appear prettier

"She makes herself up every morning"

(... is a kind of groom ) make oneself clean, presentable or neat

"Clean up before you go to the party"

(... is a kind of groom ) apply pomade to (hair)

(... is a kind of groom ) apply a styling gel to

"she mousses her hair"

(... is a kind of groom ) arrange attractively

"dress my hair for the wedding"

(... is a kind of groom ) smoothen and neaten with or as with a comb

"comb your hair before dinner" "comb the wool"

(... is a kind of groom ) remove body hair with a razor

(... is a kind of groom ) clean one's body or parts thereof, as by washing

"clean up before you see your grandparents" "clean your fingernails before dinner"

Definition 5: give a neat appearance to - [verb of body]

Samples where groom or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • groom the dogs
  • dress the horses

Synonyms for groom in the sense of this definition

(groom is a kind of ...) make more beautiful

(groom has a similar meaning as ...) arrange attractively

"dress my hair for the wedding"

Samples where groom or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • He is grooming his son to become his successor
  • The prince was prepared to become King one day
  • They trained him to be a warrior

Synonyms for groom in the sense of this definition

(groom is a kind of ...) give an education to

"We must educate our youngsters better"

(... is a kind of groom ) make fit or prepared

"Your education qualifies you for this job"

(groom has a similar meaning as ...) undergo training or instruction in preparation for a particular role, function, or profession

"She is training to be a teacher" "He trained as a legal aid"

(groom has a similar meaning as ...) create by training and teaching

"The old master is training world-class violinists" "we develop the leaders for the future"

(groom has a similar meaning as ...) develop (a child's or animal's) behavior by instruction and practice; especially to teach self-control

"Parents must discipline their children" "Is this dog trained?"

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