Because if he is, he's either grossly mistaken, a damned liar or setting me up!
"Welcome back," was all he could say, grossly inappropriate for how strongly he'd felt her absence.
These negotiations ended when the pontiff grossly insulted the envoys of the king of Bohemia.
He purified it from the grossly sensual elements of daeva worship, and uplifted the idea of religion to a higher and purer sphere.
It is pretty clear that the common accounts of the Renaissance and of the revival of learning grossly exaggerate the influence of the writers of Greece and Rome, for they produced no obvious rationalistic movement, as would have been the case had Plato and Cicero, Lucretius and Lucian, been taken really seriously.