Scot. considerably; very.
/ɡaɪ; Scottish ɡəɪ/
(Scot & Northumbrian, dialect) (intensifier): it’s gey cold
a Scottish variant of gay, sometimes used 18c.-19c. with a sense of “considerable, pretty much, considerably.” Cf. gray/grey.
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[gahy-zer, -ser for 1, 3; gee-zer for 2] /ˈgaɪ zər, -sər for 1, 3; ˈgi zər for 2/ noun 1. a hot spring that intermittently sends up fountainlike jets of water and steam into the air. 2. British Informal. a hot-water heater, as for a bath. verb (used without object) 3. to spew forth as […]
noun 1. an area containing a group of geysers.
[gahy-zuh-rahyt, -suh-] /ˈgaɪ zəˌraɪt, -sə-/ noun, Petrology. 1. a variety of siliceous sinter deposited about the orifices of and hot springs. /ˈɡiːzəˌraɪt/ noun 1. a mineral form of hydrated silica resembling opal, deposited from the waters of geysers and hot springs. Formula: SiO2.nH2O