gaff
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gaff
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (in fishing)
a. el garfio
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
2. (colloquial) (United Kingdom)
a. la choza
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(home)
b. el queli
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
3. (colloquial)
a.
to blow the gaff (on)descubrir el pastel (acerca de)
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gaff [ɡæf]
noun
(Fishing) (harpoon) arpón (m); garfio (m);
transitive verb
arponear; enganchar
gaff [ɡæf]
noun
to blow the gaff irse de la lengua; descubrir el pastel
gaff [ɡæf]
noun
(Britain) (home) casa (f)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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