[ging-grich] /ˈgɪŋ grɪtʃ/
Newt(on) born 1943, U.S. politician.
noun A drunkard; lush: a busted romance that makes her become a ginhead (1930s+)
[gingk] /gɪŋk/ noun, Slang: Sometimes Disparaging and Offensive. 1. a person; fellow. /ɡɪŋk/ noun 1. (slang) a man or boy, esp one considered to be odd /ɡɪŋk/ noun (NZ, informal) 1. a look, especially a brief one, at somethinɡ noun [1908+; origin unknown; perhaps somehow fr Turkish, ”catamite, punk,” found in early 1800s sources, both […]
[ging-koh, jing-] /ˈgɪŋ koʊ, ˈdʒɪŋ-/ noun, plural ginkgoes. 1. a large shade tree, Ginkgo biloba, native to China, having fan-shaped leaves and fleshy seeds with edible kernels: the sole surviving species of the gymnosperm family Ginkgoaceae, which thrived in the Jurassic Period, and existing almost exclusively in cultivation. /ˈɡɪŋkɡəʊ/ noun (pl) -goes, -koes 1. a […]
- Ginkgo nut
noun the nutlike gametophytes inside the seeds of a ginkgo fruit, used in Asian cuisine Examples The white shells and thin outer skins of gingko nuts are removed before cooking; canned nuts are shelled, skinned and parboiled. Word Origin cooking