Growler may refer to:
* Growler (electrical device), for testing electric motors
* Growler (calypsonian), pseudonym of singer Errol Duke
* EA-18 Growler, a jet fighter
* USS Growler, any of four ships

Growler may also be:
* A size of iceberg
* A type of beer bottle
* A house robot in the television show "Robot Wars"
* A species from the fictional Honorverse universe
* A species from the fictional universe

Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.

Игры ⚽ Нужно сделать НИР?

Look at other dictionaries:

  • growler — pitcher or other vessel for beer, 1887, Amer.Eng., of uncertain origin; apparently an agent noun from GROWL (Cf. growl) (v.). Originally especially in the expression rushing the growler going on a spree. Also late 19c. slang for a four wheeled… …   Etymology dictionary

  • Growler — Growl er, n. 1. One who growls. [1913 Webster] 2. (Zo[ o]l.) The large mouthed black bass. [Local] [1913 Webster] 3. A four wheeled cab. [Slang, Eng.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • growler — [grou′lər] n. 1. a person, animal, or thing that growls ☆ 2. Slang a) a pail or can formerly used to carry out beer bought at a saloon, etc. b) a keg of beer, equal to 1/8 barrel 3. a small iceberg ☆ 4. an electromagnetic device used to find… …   English World dictionary

  • Growler — Iceberg Pour les articles homonymes, voir Iceberg (homonymie). Un iceberg est un bloc de glace d eau douce dérivant sur la mer ; de tels blocs, souvent de masse considérable, se détachent du front des glaciers polaires ou d une barrière de… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • growler — noun /ˈɡraʊlə/ a) A person, creature or thing that growls. The ordinary London growler is considerably less wide than a gentlemans brougham. b) A cab with four wheels. Lew pulled his socks from a jacket pocket, grabbed his own shoes, and together …   Wiktionary

  • growler — n. a toilet. D Where’s the growler around here? □ We only have one growler in this house …   Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions

  • growler — Everyday English Slang in Ireland n female genitalia (hairy growler) …   English dialects glossary

  • growler — • This term has two suggested meaning from two different people. The first is a slang name for vagina, i.e.. I d love to see her growler . This probably derives from it s likeness to a furry animal ? The other meaning is: the sort of person who… …   Londonisms dictionary

  • growler —    a container of beer designed for carryout. In the U.S., a growler generally holds 1/2 gallon (about 1.89 liters) …   Dictionary of units of measurement

  • Growler Valley — The Growler Valley is a valley of south central Arizona west of Ajo, Arizona.Growler Valley is 65 mile (21 km) convert|65|mi|km|0 long valley paralleling the Growler Mountains on the east (attached to the Little Ajo Mountains), and the Granite… …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”