Definition of gruel in English:
A thin liquid food of oatmeal or other meal boiled in milk or water.
- Their only recompense is thin gruel and some bread at the end of the day.
- Twice a day inmates receive two pieces of dry bread and weak tea; at midday they are handed a portion of soup or thin gruel.
- It was a gourmet meal compared to the thin gruel we had been living off of mostly.
Words that rhyme with gruelaccrual, construal, crewel, cruel, dual, duel, fuel, jewel, newel, renewal, reviewal
Definition of gruel in:
- US English dictionary
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