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Princeton's WordNet

  1. bunco, bunco game, bunko, bunko game, con, confidence trick, confidence game, con game, gyp, hustle, sting, flimflam(verb)

    a swindle in which you cheat at gambling or persuade a person to buy worthless property

  2. victimize, swindle, rook, goldbrick, nobble, diddle, bunco, defraud, scam, mulct, gyp, gip, hornswoggle, short-change, con(verb)

    deprive of by deceit

    "He swindled me out of my inheritance"; "She defrauded the customers who trusted her"; "the cashier gypped me when he gave me too little change"

Wiktionary

  1. gyp(Noun)

    A cheat or swindle; a rip-off.

    Why do we have to buy this new edition of the textbook when there's almost no difference between it and the previous one? What a gyp!

    Etymology: The various senses may have different etymological origin.

  2. gyp(Noun)

    A college servant.

    Etymology: The various senses may have different etymological origin.

  3. gyp(Noun)

    gypsophila.

    Etymology: The various senses may have different etymological origin.

  4. gyp(Noun)

    Pain or discomfort.

    My back's giving me gyp.

    Etymology: The various senses may have different etymological origin.

  5. gyp(Verb)

    To cheat or swindle someone of something inappropriately.

    The cab driver gypped me out of ten bucks by taking the longer route.

    Etymology: The various senses may have different etymological origin.

  6. gyp(Verb)

    to play hooky, truant or skive

    He gypped school today.

    Etymology: The various senses may have different etymological origin.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Gyp(noun)

    a college servant; -- so called in Cambridge, England; at Oxford called a scout

    Etymology: [Said to be a sportive application of Gr. gy`ps a vulture.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Gyp

    jip, n. a male servant who attends to college rooms at Cambridge. [Perh. a contr. from gypsy; hardly from Gr. gyps, a vulture.]

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. gyp

    A strong gasp for breath, like a fish just taken out of the water.

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Etymology and Origins

  1. Gyp

    The college servitor at Cambridge, so called because he subsists on the perquisites of those whom he waits upon. Gyp expresses the Greek for a vulture.

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How to say GYP in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of GYP in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of GYP in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Images & Illustrations of GYP

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