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gyp

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noun \ ˈjip \

Definition of gyp

1 British :a college servant
2 informal, now sometimes offensive
a :one who cheats :swindler
b :an act or instance of cheating :fraud, swindle

Examples of gyp in a Sentence

  1. Is that all they give you? What a gyp!

  2. we were very disappointed when the free weekend in Las Vegas offer turned out to be a gyp

Origin and Etymology of gyp

probably short for gypsy


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gyp

verb

Definition of gyp

gypped; gypping
informal, now sometimes offensive :cheat

Examples of gyp in a Sentence

  1. gypped them into spending a fortune on counterfeit jewels, not real diamonds



GYP Defined for English Language Learners

gyp

verb

Definition of gyp for English Language Learners

  • : to cheat (someone)



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