a small rectangular suitcase hinged to open into two compartments of equal size.
a piece of hand luggage consisting of two equal-sized hinged compartments
[glad-is] /ˈglæd ɪs/ noun 1. a female given name. [bish-uh p] /ˈbɪʃ əp/ noun 1. Elizabeth, 1911–79, U.S. poet. 2. Hazel (Gladys) 1906–1998, U.S. chemist and businesswoman. 3. John Peale, 1892–1944, U.S. poet and essayist. 4. Morris (Gilbert) 1893–1973, U.S. humorist, poet, and biographer. 5. William Avery (“Billy”) 1894–1956, Canadian aviator: helped to establish Canadian […]
[glag-uh-lit-ik] /ˌglæg əˈlɪt ɪk/ adjective 1. noting or written in an alphabet, probably invented by St. Cyril in about a.d. 865, formerly used in writing Old Church Slavonic and other Slavic languages: almost completely replaced by Cyrillic starting about the 10th century. noun 2. the Glagolitic alphabet. /ˌɡlæɡəˈlɪtɪk/ adjective 1. of, relating to, or denoting […]
Related Terms glom noun verb [1907+ Underworld & hoboes; fr British dialect glaum, glam, ”hand,” ultimately fr Old English clamm, ”bond, grasp,” related to clamp]
[gley-kit] /ˈgleɪ kɪt/ adjective, Chiefly Scot. 1. foolish; giddy; flighty. /ˈɡleɪkɪt/ adjective 1. (Scot) foolish; silly; thoughtless: a glaiket expression