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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

gat*gæt(n.)

  1. handgun.

    Category: Status (usage)

* Slang..

Origin of gat:

shortening of Gatling gun

gatgæt(n.)

  1. a passage or channel that extends inland from a shore.

    Category: Geology

Origin of gat:

1715–25; < ON gat hole, opening

Princeton's WordNet

  1. gat, rod(noun)

    a gangster's pistol

Webster Dictionary

  1. Gat

    imp. of Get

  2. Gat

    of Get

Freebase

  1. Gat

    A gat is a type of Korean traditional hat worn by men along with hanbok during the Joseon Dynasty. It is made from horsehair, with a bamboo frame, and is partly transparent in black color. Most gat are cylindrical in shape, with a wide brim, on a bamboo frame. Only married and middle class men during the late 19th century could wear gat, which represented their social status and protected their topknots. Under the Joseon Dynasty, black gat were restricted to men who had passed the gwageo examination. Commoners wore a variant called paeraengi which was woven from split bamboo. Artisans who make gat are called gatiljang in Korean.

Anagrams of GAT

  1. GTA

  2. TGA


Translations for GAT

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

hurdle(noun)

a frame to be jumped in a race.

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