Definition of the noun groucho
What does groucho mean as a name of something?
- United States comedian; one of four brothers who made motion pictures together (1890-1977)
- lexical domain: People - nouns denoting people
- synonyms of Groucho: Julius Marx / Marx
- instance of: comedian / comic = a professional performer who tells jokes and performs comical acts
- member of: Marx Brothers = a family of United States comedians consisting of four brothers with an anarchic sense of humor
Groucho a.k.a. Groucho Marx: Julius Henry "Groucho" Marx was an American comedian and film and television star. He was known as a master of quick wit and widely considered one of the best comedians of the modern era. His rapid-fire, often impromptu delivery of innuendo-laden patter earned him many admirers and imitators.
- also known as Julius Henry Marx, Julius Henry "Groucho" Marx, Marx Brothers, The Marx Bros
- born on (124 years ago) in New York City, child of Minnie Marx and Sam Marx
- ethnicity: Jewish people
- nationality: United States of America
- profession: Actor, comedian, singer, screenwriter
- member of musical group Marx Brothers
- died on (37 years ago) in Los Angeles of pneumonia
- buried in Eden Memorial Park Cemetery
- genre: Comedy
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- Groucho is a fictional character from the 2014 film Appropriate Behavior.
- Groucho is a fictional character from the anime series The Mysterious Cities of Gold.
- Groucho is a fictional character from the 2009 film White on Rice.
- Groucho is a fictional film character.
- country: Spain
- language: Spanish Language
- genre: LGBT
- released in (9 years ago)
Groucho is a 1987 theater production of the play by Arthur Marx and Robert Fisher.
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by Lee Pfeiffer
As always, Groucho is the glue that holds the assorted nuts and bolts of the routines together. Fast forward through the interminable musical numbers played straight by Allen Jones and Kitty Carlisle, and you'll enjoy the experience even more.
Twelve Defining Comic Performances by Wes D. Gehring
Though Brother Groucho is a funny/frightening modern big-time con artist, Chico's ongoing reversion to an old school street huckster invariably gets the best of the mustached one. This is consistent with the hoary maxim of humor being leery of ...
A Geographic and Historical Guide by Maurice Charney
Groucho and Harpo look very much alike, which adds to the irony of Harpo being a spy for Sylvania. while Groucho is the president of its enemy, Freedonia. The song "Hail Freedonia" is partly a parody of "Hail Britannia," but the words "Oh ...
Dictionary of Films (1972)
by Georges Sadoul
Ihnen Ed Leroy Stone Mus Bert Kalmar, Harry Rubin Cast Groucho, Harpo, Chico and Zeppo Marx, Margaret Dumont, Louis Calhern, Ra- quel Torres Prod Paramount. 70 mins.
Sixth Edition by David Thomson
Standard Groucho. That harrowed ...
by Robert Andrews
Groucho as himself, in Monkey Business (film, 1931, screenplay by Arthur Sheekman based on a story by S. J. PERELMAN, W.B. Johnstone and Roland Pertwee, directed by Norman McLeod) 4 Oh, why can't we break away from all this, just ...
by Brian Cogan, Tony Kelso
the Marx Brothers included Groucho (Julius Marx, 1890–1977); Harpo (Adolph Marx, ...
by Gyles Brandreth
Groucho Marx 1890–1977 American ...
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- The Groucho Letters
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- Groucho Jumper
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- Groucho at Soho
Groucho March at Soho. If you want Dylan, you want Groucho.
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- Groucho Panda
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- Groucho, near Termini station
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- Groucho Club
Breakfast in Soho - with Kencall
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- Toilet roll at Groucho Club
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Scrabble value of G2R1O1U1C3H4O1
The value of this 7-letter word is 13 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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