gaby

noun
ga·​by | \ ˈgā-bē How to pronounce gaby (audio) \
plural gabies

Definition of gaby

dialectal, chiefly England

First Known Use of gaby

circa 1746, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for gaby

of obscure origin

Learn More About gaby

Dictionary Entries Near gaby

gab session

gaby

gachupin

See More Nearby Entries 

Statistics for gaby

Cite this Entry

“Gaby.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/gaby. Accessed 27 May. 2022.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Which Word Does Not Belong?

  • one green toy robot amidst many red toy robots
  • Which of these words does not mean "nonsense"?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Universal Daily Crossword

A daily challenge for crossword fanatics.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!