grossement etymology

French word grossement comes from French -ment, French gros (Big, thick, fat. Coarse, rough.)

Detailed word origin of grossement

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-ment French (fra) Used to form adverbs (from the feminine form of an adjective), most of the time equivalent to the English -wise, -ly. Used to form nouns from verbs, usually of action or state resulting of them. Equivalent to the English -ment.
gros French (fra) Big, thick, fat. Coarse, rough.
grossement French (fra) Coarsely, roughly.

Words with the same origin as grossement

Descendants of -ment
absolument apparemment autrement certainement changement clairement comment complètement directement doucement facilement finalement franchement gouvernement heureusement honnêtement justement mouvement normalement parfaitement précédemment tellement totalement également évidemment
Descendants of gros