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Synonyms for grub

Synonyms for grub

to break, turn over, or remove (earth or sand, for example) with or as if with a tool

to do tedious, laborious, and sometimes menial work

one who works or toils tirelessly

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informal terms for a meal

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a soft thick wormlike larva of certain beetles and other insects

ask for and get free

search about busily

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That wasn't the case though, as Brad Crellin powered his way over in the corner and Beattie latched onto a Carl Rudd grubber to take Haven 26 points in-front, and at the same time that put the result beyond doubt.
From the resulting play, the ball was spread right and Barrett produced a masterful grubber that Calderwood touched down - although he was almost ruled to have gone dead after slipping at the last second.
It took less than two minutes for him to put in Martin for him to put in Martin Corry in the corner and the fly-half's grubber allowed Paul Sackey to touch down before the break.
Hanbury kicked his second goal but Warrington pulled a try back five minutes before half-time when left winger Kevin Penny won the race to George King's clever grubber kick.
Tonga full-back Veainu raced on to Tommy Bell's grubber, before the full-back sent Peter Betham over in the corner to make it 22-3 at the break.
But it was a clever grubber kick by Pisi rather than a line break that set up the first try after 20 minutes for fullback Tin Nanai-Williams, who only recently qualified to play for the country of his parents' birth.
Gary Middlehurst's neat grubber kick close to the line set up Dallimore to level the scores, before Kevin Penny, on dual-registration from Warrington, came from nowhere to pick Jon Ford's pocket and collect Karl Ashall's floated kick to score.
Ratchford demonstrated his class by gliding through the Saints defence for a solo try before loose forward Ben Harrison touched down a grubber kick from stand-off Declan Patton.
I also thought our backs showed good sense in mixing up a variety of dinks and grubber kicks into the wind and we are all delighted at the result.
Fly-half Adam Canning missed the conversion but, minutes later, leftwing Alex O'Malley scored a second after a clever grubber kick by Johns.
Smith also had a big hand in Thompstone's third, with his grubber kick sitting up nicely for Thompstone to score between the posts.
It wasn't just a sly little spit, it was a full-on, manly gob with that awful 'hcccccccck' hockling sound following by the big grubber flying from between her lips.
Clay collected a superb Moulsdale grubber along the touchline and dived over in the corner to kick-start the scoring.
Flanagan ended up top scorer with 11 points (three penalties and a conversion) and winger Kristian Phillips scored the Ravens' try, following a clever Nathan Edwards grubber kick.
And both sides capitalised while one up, Dacey touching down before he saw yellow and Andy Wright collecting a grubber kick in the corner.