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gyp

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noun \ˈjip\

Definition of gyp

  1. 1 British :  a college servant

  2. 2 a :  cheat, swindler b :  fraud, swindle



Examples of gyp

  1. Is that all they give you? What a gyp!

  2. <we were very disappointed when the free weekend in Las Vegas offer turned out to be a gyp>



Origin of gyp

probably short for gypsy


First Known Use: 1750

Rhymes with gyp


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gyp

verb

Simple Definition of gyp

  • : to cheat (someone)

Full Definition of gyp

gyppedgyp·ping

  1. :  cheat

Examples of gyp

  1. <gypped them into spending a fortune on counterfeit jewels, not real diamonds>



1880

First Known Use of gyp

1880




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