gilravage

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intransitive verb

gil·​rav·​age
gə̇lˈravij
variants or less commonly galravage
gilravaged also galravaged; gilravaging also galravaging; gilravages also galravaged
1
chiefly Scottish
a
: to live riotously and intemperately
especially : to practice intemperate eating and drinking
b
: to be noisy and boisterous in merrymaking
2
chiefly Scottish : gad, gallivant

gilravage

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noun

"
variants or less commonly galravage
chiefly Scottish

Word History

Etymology

Intransitive verb

origin unknown

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“Gilravage.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/gilravage. Accessed 18 Apr. 2024.

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