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gage

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noun \ˈgāj\

Definition of gage

  1. 1 :  a token of defiance; specifically :  a glove or cap cast on the ground to be taken up by an opponent as a pledge of combat

  2. 2 :  something deposited as a pledge of performance



Origin and Etymology of gage

Middle English, pledge, reward, from Anglo-French — more at wage


First Known Use: 14th century


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gage

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Definition of gage

  1. transitive verb
  2. 1 archaic :  pledge

  3. 2 archaic :  stake, risk



15th Century

First Known Use of gage

15th century


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gage

Definition of gage

  1. variant of gauge




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gage

noun

Definition of gage



1847

First Known Use of gage

1847

Other Seed Plant Terms


Gage

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biographical name \ˈgāj\

Definition of Gage

  1. Thomas 1721–1787 British gen. & colonial gov. in America




GAGE Defined for Kids

gage

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Definition of gage for Students

  1. variant of gauge




Medical Dictionary

gage

Medical Definition of gage

variant of gauge



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