Definition of grossness:
indelicateness, flagrantness, crudity, portliness, pursiness, glaringness, fat, obesity, vulgarness, atrocity, impurity, atrociousness, graininess, expectedness, filth, vulgarism, ribaldry, lewdness, embonpoint, commonness, lasciviousness, indecency, decent, scurrility, raunch, everydayness, fatness, fattiness, weight, fleshiness, scurrilousness, obscenity, dirty word, commonality, outrageousness, commonplaceness, blueness, rotundity, flagrance, corpulency, egregiousness, coarseness, good, plumpness, dirtiness, nubbiness, raffishness, chubbiness, smuttiness, tweediness, enormity, vulgarity, wantonness, impureness, dirt, bawdiness, adiposity, raunchiness, foulness, flagrancy, filthiness, smut, granularity, pudginess, profaneness, nastiness.
- inelegance (part of speech: noun)
vulgarity (part of speech: noun)
- "The Debit Account", Oliver Onions.
If we are to talk of ideal perfection, of " the best in the whole world," has any one reflected what a touch of grossness in our race, what an original short- coming in the more delicate spiritual perceptions, is shown by the natural growth amongst us of such hideous names,- Higginbottom, Stiggins, Bugg!- "Selections from the Prose Works of Matthew Arnold", Matthew Arnold.
- "Ayala's Angel", Anthony Trollope.