Gib·​son ˈgib-sən How to pronounce Gibson (audio)
: a martini garnished with a cocktail onion

Word History


from the name Gibson

First Known Use

1948, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of Gibson was in 1948

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“Gibson.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 15 Jul. 2024.

Biographical Definition


biographical name

Gib·​son ˈgib-sən How to pronounce Gibson (audio)
Charles Dana 1867–1944 American illustrator
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