[gah-ey-tuh; Italian gah-e-tah] /gɑˈeɪ tə; Italian gɑˈɛ tɑ/
a seaport in W central Italy, on the Gulf of Gaeta off the Tyrrhenian Sea.
1. gay Asian female 2. geographic adjustment factor 3. global assessment of functioning
[gaf] /gæf/ noun 1. an iron hook with a handle for landing large fish. 2. the spur on a climbing iron, especially as used by telephone linemen. 3. Nautical. a spar rising aft from a mast to support the head of a quadrilateral fore-and-aft sail (gaff sail) 4. a metal spur for a gamecock. verb […]
[gaf] /gæf/ noun 1. a social blunder; faux pas. /ɡæf/ noun 1. a social blunder, esp a tactless remark n. “blunder,” 1909, perhaps from French gaffe “clumsy remark,” originally “boat hook,” from Middle French gaffe (15c.), from Old Provençal gaf, probably from a Germanic source, from Proto-Germanic *gafa. Sense connection is obscure; the gaff was […]
[gaf-er] /ˈgæf ər/ noun 1. the chief electrician on a motion-picture or television production. 2. Informal. an old man. 3. British. a foreman or overseer, especially the boss of a group of physical laborers. 4. Glassmaking. a master glassblower responsible for shaping glassware. /ˈɡæfə/ noun 1. an old man, esp one living in the country: […]