Definition of gross verb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

gross

 verb
verb
BrE BrE//ɡrəʊs//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ɡroʊs//
 
Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they gross
BrE BrE//ɡrəʊs//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ɡroʊs//
 
he / she / it grosses
BrE BrE//ˈɡrəʊsɪz//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈɡroʊsɪz//
 
past simple grossed
BrE BrE//ɡrəʊst//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ɡroʊst//
 
past participle grossed
BrE BrE//ɡrəʊst//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ɡroʊst//
 
-ing form grossing
BrE BrE//ˈɡrəʊsɪŋ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈɡroʊsɪŋ//
 
 
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gross something to earn a particular amount of money before tax has been taken off it It is one of the biggest grossing movies of all time. The concert grossed a massive £2 million at the box office. Word Origin Middle English (in the sense ‘thick, massive, bulky’): from Old French gros, grosse ‘large’, from late Latin grossus. Phrasal Verbsgross somebody out
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: gross