Definitions for geldgɛld

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  1. geld, cut(verb)

    cut off the testicles (of male animals such as horses)

    "the vet gelded the young horse"

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  1. Geld(noun)

    money; tribute; compensation; ransom

  2. Geld(verb)

    to castrate; to emasculate

  3. Geld(verb)

    to deprive of anything essential

  4. Geld(verb)

    to deprive of anything exceptionable; as, to geld a book, or a story; to expurgate

  5. Origin: [Icel. gelda to castrate; akin to Dan. gilde, Sw. glla, and cf. AS. gilte a young sow, OHG. galt dry, not giving milk, G. gelt, Goth. gilpa siclke.]

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