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Syllabification: gross·er
Pronunciation: /ˈɡrōsər

Definition of grosser in English:


[with adjective or noun modifier]
A movie that earns a specified level of gross profit or income: the 1965 film version was an even bigger grosser a $50 million-plus grosser
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  • Also, without adjusting anything, Ice Age 3 is still the #2 animated grosser of all-time.
  • The film is about $477 million ahead of the previous highest 8 day grosser in history.
  • The film will soon be Paramount Vantag's #2 grosser under John Lesher.

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