There are 2 main definitions of roup in English:

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roup 1

Pronunciation: /ro͞op/
chiefly Scottish & Northern English

noun

verb

[with object]
Sell (something) by auction: his effects were rouped

Origin

Middle English (in the sense 'roar, croak'): of Scandinavian origin; compare with Old Norse raupa 'boast, brag'.

Words that rhyme with roup

bloop, cock-a-hoop, coop, croup, droop, drupe, dupe, goop, group, Guadeloupe, hoop, loop, poop, recoup, scoop, sloop, snoop, soup, stoep, stoop, stoup, stupe, swoop, troop, troupe, whoop
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There are 2 main definitions of roup in English:

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roup 2

Pronunciation: /ro͞op/

noun

An infectious disease of poultry affecting the respiratory tract.

Derivatives

roupy

adjective

Origin

Mid 16th century: of unknown origin.

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