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Definition of "grubber" []

  • A person who grubs (noun)
  • A kick of the ball along the ground (noun)
  • A delivery which keeps very low upon bouncing (noun)
  • One who grubs. (noun)

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  • A machine or tool of the nature of a grub axe, grub hook, etc. (noun)
  • (also grubber kick), an attacking short distance kick in behind the defence in which the ball is bounced along the ground, using the uneven bounce of the ball to make it difficult for the defence to retrieve. (noun)
  • A ball that bounces unusually low such that it is difficult for the batsman to hit properly (noun)

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Use "grubber" in a sentence
  • "Eventually you'll have civilized communities that won't be either 'grubber' or 'junkman.'"
  • "The handle, about eighteen inches long, is carried in a sling along with the bayonet and enters the "grubber" at right angles."
  • "Every man carries, attached to his waist belt on his back, a small entrenching tool, a "grubber" it is called."