G :: G () G is the seventh letter of the English alphabet, and a vocal consonant. It has two sounds; one simple, as in gave, go, gull; the other compound (like that of j), as in gem, gin, dingy. See Guide to Pronunciation, // 231-6, 155, 176, 178, 179, 196, 211, 246..
G :: G () G is the name of the fifth tone of the natural or model scale; -- called also sol by the Italians and French. It was also originally used as the treble clef, and has gradually changed into the character represented in the margin. See Clef. G/ (G sharp) is a tone intermediate between G and A..
Gab :: Gab (n.) The hook on the end of an eccentric rod opposite the strap. See. Illust. of Eccentric.
Gab :: Gab (v. i.) The mouth; hence, idle prate; chatter; unmeaning talk; loquaciousness..
Gab :: Gab (v. i.) To deceive; to lie.
Gab :: Gab (v. i.) To talk idly; to prate; to chatter.
Gabarage :: Gabarage (n.) A kind of coarse cloth for packing goods.
Gabardine :: Gabardine (n.) Alt. of Gaberdin.
Gaberdine :: Gaberdine (n.) A coarse frock or loose upper garment formerly worn by Jews; a mean dress.
Gabber :: Gabber (n.) A liar; a deceiver.
Gabber :: Gabber (n.) One addicted to idle talk.
Gabbled :: Gabbled (imp. & p. p.) of Gabbl.
Gabbling :: Gabbling (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Gabbl.
Gabble :: Gabble (v. i.) To talk fast, or to talk without meaning; to prate; to jabber..
Gabble :: Gabble (v. i.) To utter inarticulate sounds with rapidity; as, gabbling fowls..
Gabble :: Gabble (n.) Loud or rapid talk without meaning.
Gabble :: Gabble (n.) Inarticulate sounds rapidly uttered; as of fowls.
Gabbier :: Gabbier (n.) One who gabbles; a prater.
Gabbro :: Gabbro (n.) A name originally given by the Italians to a kind of serpentine, later to the rock called euphotide, and now generally used for a coarsely crystalline, igneous rock consisting of lamellar pyroxene (diallage) and labradorite, with sometimes chrysolite (olivine gabbro)..
Gabel :: Gabel (n.) A rent, service, tribute, custom, tax, impost, or duty; an excise..
Gabeler :: Gabeler (n.) A collector of gabels or taxes.
Gabelle :: Gabelle (n.) A tax, especially on salt..
Gabelleman :: Gabelleman (n.) A gabeler.
Gaberdine :: Gaberdine (n.) See Gabardine.
Gaber-lunzie :: Gaber-lunzie (n.) A beggar with a wallet; a licensed beggar.
Gabert :: Gabert (n.) A lighter, or vessel for inland navigation..
Gabion :: Gabion (n.) A hollow cylinder of wickerwork, like a basket without a bottom. Gabions are made of various sizes, and filled with earth in building fieldworks to shelter men from an enemy's fire..
Gabion :: Gabion (n.) An openwork frame, as of poles, filled with stones and sunk, to assist in forming a bar dyke, etc., as in harbor improvement..
Gabionade :: Gabionade (n.) A traverse made with gabions between guns or on their flanks, protecting them from enfilading fire..
Gabionade :: Gabionade (n.) A structure of gabions sunk in lines, as a core for a sand bar in harbor improvements..
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