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Meaning of "giglet" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF GIGLET

giglet  [ˈɡɪɡlɪt] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF GIGLET

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Giglet is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES GIGLET MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of giglet in the English dictionary

The definition of giglet in the dictionary is a flighty or giggly girl.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH GIGLET


aglet
ˈæɡlɪt
aiglet
ˈeɪɡlɪt
eaglet
ˈiːɡlɪt
glit
ɡlɪt
goglet
ˈɡɒɡlɪt
guglet
ˈɡʌɡlɪt
gurglet
ˈɡɜːɡlɪt
jinglet
ˈdʒɪŋɡlɪt
piglet
ˈpɪɡlɪt
reglet
ˈrɛɡlɪt
singlet
ˈsɪŋɡlɪt
wiglet
ˈwɪɡlɪt

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE GIGLET

gigantomachy
gigaton
gigawatt
gigged
gigging
giggit
giggle
giggler
gigglesome
giggling
gigglingly
giggly
Gigia
Gigli
gigman
gigmanity
GIGO
gigolo
gigot
gigue

WORDS THAT END LIKE GIGLET

blue-singlet
buglet
bush singlet
bushman´s singlet
froglet
juglet
kinglet
leglet
ringlet
spanglet
springlet
winglet

Synonyms and antonyms of giglet in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «giglet» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF GIGLET

Find out the translation of giglet to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of giglet from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «giglet» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

giglet
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

giglet
570 millions of speakers

English

giglet
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

giglet
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

giglet
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

giglet
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

giglet
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

গিগলেট
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

giglet
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Giglet
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

giglet
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

giglet
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

giglet
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Giglet
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

giglet
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

பண்பற்றப் பெண்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

गिगलेट
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

giglet
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

giglet
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

giglet
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

giglet
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

giglet
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

giglet
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

giglet
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

giglet
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

giglet
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of giglet

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «GIGLET»

The term «giglet» is used very little and occupies the 178.221 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «GIGLET» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about giglet

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «GIGLET»

Discover the use of giglet in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to giglet and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Dictionary of obsolete and provincial English: containing ...
A fulling mill. Gigit. See Fisk. Giglet, 1 s. A wanton wench ; giglot, >a loose woman. Still giggle, J used in some dialects to signify a flighty girl, or one fond of romping. In MSS. of the 15th cent, this word is found under the forms gygbote, gyblot, ...
‎1857
2
The Works of William Shakespeare
201, 209 (twice). giglet (or giglot), wanton, giddy: a giglet weneh, v. 64; O giglet Fortune, 672. giglets (or giglots), wantons, jades: Away with those giglets, i. 516 (“ A Giggle, or Gigglet. Gadrouillette.” . . . “ Gadrouillette : A minx, gigle, flirt, callet, ...
William Shakespeare, Alexander Dyce, 1867
3
A Glossary of the Cleveland Dialect: Explanatory, Derivative ...
Giglet, giglot, sb. A giddy, laughing girl. ' Gig, J'S* Giglet. The fundamental idea is rapid, reciprocating, or whirling action, whence the O. E. gig, a top. " To see great Hercules whipping a gig." Love's Labour Lost. To jig is to move rapidly to and ...
John Christopher Atkinson, 1868
4
Glossary
Toupie. A gig, or casting-top.” Cotgrave's Fr. and Engl. Dict.), 201, 209 (twice). giglet (or giglot), wanton, giddy: a giglet wench, v. 64; O giglet Fortune, 672. giglets (or giglots), wantons, jades: Away with those giglets, i. 516 (“ AGiggle, or Gigglet.
William Shakespeare, Alexander Dyce, 1868
5
The Works of William Shakespeare: Preface. Addenda. Glossary ...
A gig, or casting-top.” Cotgrave's Fr. and Engl. Diet.), ii. 201, 209 (twice). giglet (or giglot), wanton, giddy: a giglet wench, v. 64; O giglet Fortune, vii. 672. ' giglets (or giglots), wantons, jades: Away with those giglets, i. 516 (“ AGiggle, or Gigglet.
William Shakespeare, Alexander Dyce, 1867
6
The vision of Rubeta: an epic story of the island of ...
Not that pert, giglet, lizard-visag'd dame, xxviii, 7, ed. Berol. 1766, or Cap. 4. of the anc. edd. I am inclined to think, that the practice of the priests in the middle ages, at the administration of baptism, to rub with their saliva the nostrils and ears of ...
Laughton Osborn, 1838
7
A glossary; or, Collection of words ... which have been ...
Giglet, Giglot, or Gigle. A wanton wench. Junius produces a number of words from the Anglo- Saxon, to which it may have affinity ; as jajol, jaejl, 8tc. all meaning lascivious; yet his editor, Lye, doubts whether it be not derived from gigge, which, ...
Robert Nares, 1822
8
Love, Sex, and Marriage: A Historical Thesaurus
... 281 gidgy, 68 giefan: ±, 401 gieman, 80 gift, 399; - of oneself/one's body, 154 giftbur, 415 giftian, 401 giftleoth, 400 giftlic, 333, 383 gig, 279 gigge, 279 gigle, 280 gigler, 280 giglet, 279 gigletry, 263 giglet-wise, 282 giglot. See giglet gigly, 267 ...
Julie Coleman, 1999
9
The Tragedie of Cymbeline
For ioy whereof, The fam'd CaJJibulan, who was once at point (Oh giglet Fortune) to mafter Ccefars Sword, Made Luds-Towne with reioycing-Fires bright, 39 34, 35 . Seas ... Egge-Jhels ... Surges,] Dyce ii, iii. giglot Mai. Steev. et cet. Seas.
William Shakespeare, 2001
10
Racing Calendar
Miss Alice, by St Nicholas, dam by Brutandorf, grandam, Scancataldi, by Sancho D. of Leeds's b. f. by Lottery, out of Lady Mowbray Mr Metcalfe's br. f. by Voltaire, out of Giglet Mr Jaques's br. c. by Waverley, out of Comedy Mr Smith's b. c. Tom, ...
Robert J. Hunter, 1834

NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «GIGLET»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term giglet is used in the context of the following news items.
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I Hate Finishing Things When I Don't Have To: Pete Shelley …
Pete's here to play what he calls a "giglet", a brief solo set; a show so low-key that he doesn't appear to have told anyone. "No," he chuckles, "A ... «The Quietus, Mar 15»

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