Grice meaning

(UK, rail transport, slang) To act as a trainspotter; to partake in the activity or hobby of trainspotting.
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(now Scotland) A pig, especially a young pig, or its meat; sometimes specifically, a breed of wild pig or boar native to Scotland, now extinct.
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(obsolete) A gree; a step.

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Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster's Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
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Origin of grice

  • Unknown, possibly from Richard Grice, the first champion trainspotter, alternatively perhaps a humorous representation of an upper-class pronunciation of grouser (“grouse-shooter"). In either case the derivation could be direct or a back-formation from gricer.

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  • From Old Norse gríss.

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