Definitions starting with G

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[probably from gulp by /l, r/ alternation and metathesis, but cf. Scots gruppy, gruppit greedy CSD] v. to swallow in gulps: 1977 (Jones 19).

Tags: metathesis, verb

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Last update: 2011-05-22 03:33
Author: Holm and Shilling, DBE, 1982
Revision: 1.0

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