Definitions for ganefˈgɑ nəf

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. gonif, goniff, ganef, ganof(noun)

    (Yiddish) a thief or dishonest person or scoundrel (often used as a general term of abuse)


  1. ganef(Noun)

    Thief, rascal, scoundrel.

  2. Origin: From גנבֿ, from גנב.


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