Definitions starting with G

ID #4524

got to, gotty, gattie

[cf. "He has got to do that"] v. to be obliged to (also as infinitive): 1966 Well, we going got to share (Crowley 113). 1970 Erryone gattie toast (Wallace 14). 1978 All y' gotty do is look out in d' road (Dupuch 31). (Exuma)

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Last update: 2011-05-05 02:40
Author: Holm and Shilling, DBE, 1982
Revision: 1.0

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