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gant

intransitive verb \ˈgant, -ȧ-, -ȯ-\

Definition of gant

-ed/-ing/-s

chiefly Scottish

  1. :  yawn

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Origin and Etymology of gant

Middle English (Scots) ganten; perhaps akin to Old English gānian to gape, yawn, Latin hiare


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gant

noun \"\

Definition of gant

plural

-s

chiefly Scottish

  1. :  yawn

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Origin and Etymology of gant

Middle English (Scots) gant, from ganten


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gant

\ˈgant\

Definition of gant

  1. dialectal variant of gaunt

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gant

transitive verb \"\

Definition of gant

-ed/-ing/-s

dialectal

  1. :  to make thin or lean by insufficient feeding I rode two nights and ganted a mule looking for a place to sleep — Alan LeMay —often used with up

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