[gawm-lis] /ˈgɔm lɪs/
adjective, Chiefly British Informal.
a variant spelling of gormless
/ɡɔːn/ verb 1. the present participle of gae
[gawnt] /gɔnt/ adjective, gaunter, gauntest. 1. extremely thin and bony; haggard and drawn, as from great hunger, weariness, or torture; emaciated. 2. bleak, desolate, or grim, as places or things: a gaunt, windswept landscape. [gawnt, gahnt] /gɔnt, gɑnt/ noun 1. John of, . /ɡɔːnt/ adjective 1. bony and emaciated in appearance 2. (of places) bleak […]
[gawnt-lit, gahnt-] /ˈgɔnt lɪt, ˈgɑnt-/ noun 1. a medieval glove, as of mail or plate, worn by a knight in armor to protect the hand. 2. a glove with an extended cuff for the wrist. 3. the cuff itself. Idioms 4. take up the gauntlet, Also, take up the glove. 5. throw down the gauntlet, […]
- Gauntlet bandage
gauntlet bandage gaunt·let bandage (gônt’lĭt, gänt’-) n. A figure-of-8 bandage covering the hand and fingers.