gross out(redirected from grossing out)
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To disgust or repulse someone. A noun or pronoun can be used between "gross" and "out." I could never be a nurse—blood just grosses me out too much.
gross someone out
to disgust someone. Those horrible pictures just gross me out. Jim's story totally grossed out Sally.
gross one out
Disgust or revolt one, as in Chewing gum in church grosses me out, or His explicit language grossed her out. [Slang; mid-1900s]
To fill someone with disgust; nauseate someone: The pizza they serve at school grosses me out. The gory pictures grossed out our friends.