gyppo

noun
gyp·​po
variants: or less commonly gypo \ ˈji(ˌ)pō \
plural -s

Definition of gyppo

1 : a small logging operator who usually works on a contract basis
2 : contract work done by a gyppo

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History and Etymology for gyppo

by shortening & alteration from gypsy entry 1

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“Gyppo.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/gyppo. Accessed 26 Jan. 2022.

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