"gammy" Definition

  1. bad, unfavourable, poor tempered. Those householders who are known enemies to the street folk and tramps are pronounced by them to be GAMMY. GAMMY sometimes means forged, as “GAMMY-MONNIKER,” a forged signature; GAMMY STUFF, spurious medicine; GAMMY LOWR, counterfeit coin. _Hants_, GAMY, dirty. The hieroglyphic used by beggars and cadgers to intimate to those of the tribe coming after that things are not very favourable is known as □, or GAMMY. _Gaelic_, _Welsh_, and _Irish_, CAM (GAM), crooked.

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Position in the dictionary: 1395 of 4022 slang words.
Next words in the dictionary: gammy-vial, gander month, ganger, gape, gape-seed, gar, garden, gardener, gargle, garnish
Previous words in the dictionary: gammon, gameness, game leg, game, gamb, galore, galoot., gally-yarn, gallowses, gallows bird

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