Groan is defined as to give a deep sound of pain or displeasure.(verb)
An example of to groan is to moan over a swollen limb.
The definition of a groan is a deep sound of pain or displeasure.(noun)
An example of a groan is a sound of someone struggling to carry a heavy package.
See groan in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: ME gronien < OE granian, akin to grin, Ger greinen, to weep
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verb groaned, groan·ing, groans verb, intransitive
Origin: Middle English gronen
Origin: , from Old English grānian.
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