n pl AmE infml

There I was running around in my grubs when the Senator stops by to say hello! — Я тут вожусь в своей рваной одежде, как вдруг подъезжает сенатор, чтобы поздороваться со мной

Новый англо-русский словарь современной разговорной лексики. - М.:«Русский язык-Медиа» . . 2003.

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  • grubs — grubs; mol·ly·grubs; mul·li·grubs; mul·ly·grubs; …   English syllables

  • grubs — Larva Lar va (l[aum]r v[.a]), n.; pl. L. {Larv[ae]} (l[aum]r v[ae]), E. {Larvas} (l[aum]r v[.a]z). [L. larva ghost, specter, mask.] 1. (Zo[ o]l.) Any young insect from the time that it hatches from the egg until it becomes a pupa, or chrysalis.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • grubs — grÊŒb n. food, cheap meal (Slang); larva of some insects; slob, slovenly person; person who performs dull monotonous work v. dig; uproot; clear out (weeds, roots, etc.); search for; supply with food (Slang) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • GRUBS — …   Useful english dictionary

  • mul|li|grubs — «MUHL ih gruhbz», noun (plural). Slang. 1. low spirits; the blues. 2. stomachache; colic: »Where spasms were…afflicting him with mulligrubs (George Colman). ╂[a coined word] …   Useful english dictionary

  • mouldy-grubs — obs. form of mulligrubs …   Useful english dictionary

  • The Miraculous Mellops (TV series) — The Miraculous Mellops Format Sci Fi, Comedy Created by Posie Graeme Evans Starring …   Wikipedia

  • Races in Revelation Space — This is a list of fictional alien and modified human races in the fictional Revelation Space universe created by Alastair Reynolds. Contents 1 Denizens 2 Gillies 3 Grubs 4 Hamadryad …   Wikipedia

  • Phyllophaga (genus) — Phyllophaga Phyllophaga …   Wikipedia

  • Scarabaeidae — Eupoecila australasiae Scientific classification Kingdom: Animalia …   Wikipedia

  • Witchetty grub — The witchetty grub (also spelled witchety grub) is a term used in Australia for the large, white, wood eating larvae of several moths. Particularly it applies to the larva of the cossid moth Endoxyla leucomochla , which feeds on the roots of the… …   Wikipedia

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