One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
In large numbers or amounts.‘auto companies are hiring by the gross’
- ‘In 1982 I dare say I bought packets of chemical slug pellets by the gross.’
- ‘Before you start buying chicken breasts by the gross, here are a few things to consider about eating extra protein.’
- ‘Still, unrequited love is on sale cheap, by the gross.’
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