[gal-ee-west] /ˈgæl iˈwɛst/

Informal. into a state of unconsciousness, confusion, or disarray (usually used in the phrase to knock galley-west).
Northern U.S. lopsided; cockeyed.
(slang, mainly US) into confusion, inaction, or unconsciousness (esp in the phrase knock (someone or something) galley-west)

Related Terms

knock someone galley-west


Read Also:

  • Gall-gnat

    noun 1. . noun 1. any of several dipterous insects of the family Cecidomyiidae, the larvae of which form characteristic galls on plants. noun 1. any of various small fragile mosquito-like dipterous flies constituting the widely distributed family Cecidomyidae, many of which have larvae that produce galls on plants Also called gallfly, gall gnat See […]

  • Galliambic

    /ˌɡælɪˈæmbɪk/ adjective 1. of or relating to a metre consisting of four lesser Ionics, used by Callimachus and Catullus and imitated by Tennyson in Boadicea noun 2. a verse in this metre

  • Galliard

    [gal-yerd] /ˈgæl yərd/ noun 1. a spirited dance for two dancers in triple rhythm, common in the 16th and 17th centuries. /ˈɡæljəd/ noun 1. a spirited dance in triple time for two persons, popular in the 16th and 17th centuries 2. a piece of music composed for this dance adjective 3. (archaic) lively; spirited

  • Gallic

    [gal-ik] /ˈgæl ɪk/ adjective, Chemistry. 1. of or containing , especially in the trivalent state. [gal-ik, gaw-lik] /ˈgæl ɪk, ˈgɔ lɪk/ adjective 1. pertaining to or derived from plant galls: gallic acid. [gal-ik] /ˈgæl ɪk/ adjective 1. pertaining to the or . 2. pertaining to the French or France. /ˈɡælɪk/ adjective 1. of or containing […]

Disclaimer: Galley-west definition / meaning should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional. All content on this website is for informational purposes only.