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gant

intransitive verb \ ˈgant , -ȧ- , -ȯ- \

Definition of gant

-ed/-ing/-s
chiefly Scottish
: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
:yawn

Origin and Etymology of gant

Middle English (Scots) gant, from ganten


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gant

\ ˈgant \

Definition of gant

  • dialectal variant of

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gant

transitive verb \ " \

Definition of gant

-ed/-ing/-s
dialectal
: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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