[jawr-dah-noh; Italian jawr-dah-naw] /dʒɔrˈdɑ noʊ; Italian dʒɔrˈdɑ nɔ/
[loo-kuh;; Italian loo-kah] /ˈlu kə;; Italian ˈlu kɑ/ (Show IPA), (“Luca Fapresto”) 1632–1705, Italian painter.
[oo m-ber-toh,, uhm-;; Italian oom-ber-taw] /ʊmˈbɛr toʊ,, ʌm-;; Italian umˈbɛr tɔ/ (Show IPA), 1867–1948, Italian composer of operas.
- Give color to
see: lend color to
- Give cone
verb phrase give head (1970s+ Teenagers)
- Give credit
1. Also, extend credit. Trust someone to pay at some future time what he or she owes. For example, I haven’t enough cash this month, so I hope they’ll give me credit. This use of credit dates from the mid-1500s. 2. Acknowledge an accomplishment, as in They really should give her credit for the work […]
- Give five fingers to
verb phrase To thumb one’s nose at: Then you could give five fingers to every cop (1940s+)