|1.||[ verb ] give a neat appearance to|
"groom the dogs" "dress the horses"
|Related terms:||beautify dress|
|2.||[ verb ] (education) prepare (someone) for a future role or function|
"He is grooming his son to become his successor" "The prince was prepared to become King one day" "They trained him to be a warrior"
|Related terms:||educate qualify train train discipline training|
|3.||[ noun ] a man participant in his own marriage ceremony|
|Related terms:||participant wedding|
|4.||[ verb ] care for one's external appearance|
"He is always well-groomed"
|Related terms:||beautify shave dress cleanse comb manicure make_up barber mousse pedicure spruce_up doll_up perfume clean_up pomade dressing|
|5.||[ noun ] (work,agriculture) someone employed in a stable to take care of the horses|
|Synonyms:||stableboy hostler ostler stableman|
|Related terms:||hired_hand dress|
|6.||[ noun ] Last name, frequency rank in the U.S. is 5545|
|7.||[ noun ] a man who has recently been married|