: a foolish or worthless person
Examples of GIT
- That git of a brother of yours has ruined everything!
- <oh, don't be such a silly git, of course your mates want you around>
Origin of GIT
variant of get,
term of abuse, from 2get
First Known Use: 1929
Related to GIT
- berk [British], booby, charlie (also charley) [British], cuckoo, ding-a-ling, dingbat, ding-dong, dipstick, doofus [slang], featherhead, fool [British], goose, half-wit, jackass, lunatic, mooncalf, nincompoop, ninny, ninnyhammer, nit [chiefly British], nitwit, nut, nutcase, simp, simpleton, turkey, yo-yo
Rhymes with GIT
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