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Meaning of "gilpey" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF GILPEY

gilpey  [ˈɡɪlpɪ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF GILPEY

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Gilpey 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 GILPEY MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of gilpey in the English dictionary

The definition of gilpey in the dictionary is a mischievous, frolicsome boy or girl.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH GILPEY


Calpe
ˈkælpɪ
enthalpy
ˈɛnθəlpɪ
gulpy
ˈɡʌlpɪ
kelpie
ˈkɛlpɪ
kelpy
ˈkɛlpɪ
pulpy
ˈpʌlpɪ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE GILPEY

gillnet
gillnetter
gillravage
gillravitch
Gillray
gills
gilly
gillyflower
gillyvor
Gilolo
gilravage
gilravager
gilravitch
Gilsonite
gilt
gilt-edged
gilt-edged securities
gilt-edged stock
giltcup
gilthead

WORDS THAT END LIKE GILPEY

Alleppey
crepey
dopey
drapey
grapey
gripey
Isle of Sheppey
mopey
Pompey
Queenborough in Sheppey
ropey
Sheppey
Spey
strathspey
swipey
tripey

Synonyms and antonyms of gilpey in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «gilpey» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF GILPEY

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

Translator English - Chinese

gilpey
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

gilpey
570 millions of speakers

English

gilpey
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

gilpey
380 millions of speakers
ar

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gilpey
280 millions of speakers

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gilpey
278 millions of speakers

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gilpey
270 millions of speakers

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gilpey
260 millions of speakers

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gilpey
220 millions of speakers

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Gilpey
190 millions of speakers

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gilpey
180 millions of speakers

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gilpey
130 millions of speakers

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gilpey
85 millions of speakers

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Gilpey
85 millions of speakers
vi

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gilpey
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

gilpey
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

गिल्पी
75 millions of speakers

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gilpey
70 millions of speakers

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gilpey
65 millions of speakers

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gilpey
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

gilpey
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

gilpey
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

gilpey
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

gilpey
14 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Swedish

gilpey
10 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Norwegian

gilpey
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of gilpey

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «GILPEY»

The term «gilpey» is barely ever used and occupies the 196.331 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about gilpey

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «GILPEY»

Discover the use of gilpey in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to gilpey and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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The gipsies
You would send them to a genty gilpey* in fleecy snaw," said Mary. " She's a genty gilpey now ; but she'll be a fine commanding dame before you get to her," said Rachel. " She looks coy," said Clary Ben, " for she stands in awe of the sun, who ...
Gipsies, 1842
2
Blackwood's Edinburgh magazine
Gilpey, a young girl ; applied as a term of contempt or familiarity : " I was a gilpey then, I'm sure I wasna past fifteen." —Burns: Halloween. " Ne'er may Misfortune's gowllng hark Howl through the dwelling 1870.] 679 the Scottish Language.
‎1870
3
The Complete Works of Robert Burns (self-interpreting) ...
Gilpey, a half-grown boy or girl. I was a gilpey then, I'm sure I was na' past f1fteen. Gimmer, a ewe two years old. For twa guid gimmer pets was Laird himsel. Gin, if, by. I'll aulder be gin summer. Sir. Gin-horse, engine horse, mill horse. Gipsey ...
Robert Burns, 1886
4
The Works with His Lift by Allan Cunningham. -London, James ...
Gilpey. A half-grown, half-informed boy or girl, a romping lad, a hoyden. “ A gilpey that had seen the faught.” . Ramsay. Gimmer. An ewe two years old, a contemptuous term for a woman. “The mim-moud gimmers them miscaad.” Galloway. Gin.
Robert Burns, 1834
5
The Complete Works of Robert Burns
Gilpey, a half-grown boy or girl. I was a gilpey then, 1'm sure I was na' past fifteen. Gimmer, a ewe two years old. For twa guid gimmer pets was Laird himsel. Gin, if, by. I'll aulder be gin summer, Sir. Gin-horse, engine horse, horse. Gi se , a oun ...
Robert Burns, George Gebbie, James Hunter, 1909
6
The Works: In Four Volumes
Gilpey. A half-grown, half-informed boy or girl, a romping lad, a hoyden. . “ A gilpey that had seen the faught.” Ramsay. Gimmer. An ewe two years old, contemptuous term for a woman. “ The mim-moud gimmers them misca'd.” Galloway. Gin.
Robert Burns, Allan Cunningham, 1835
7
Blackwood's Magazine
Gilpey, a young girl ; applied as a term of contempt or familiarity: “ I was a gilpey then, I'm sure I wasna past fifteen." —Burns: Halloween. “I mind when I was a gilpie or a lassock,. side, And he's but a fusionless bodie, O !” ——Burns: The Deals ...
‎1870
8
The Poetry of Robert Burns: Songs. Unauthorised poems. ...
... of whisky]. Gilpey, young girl: 'I was a gilpey then,' i. 94. 3. Gimmer, a young ewe. Gin, (1) if, should, whether ; 140 AL INDEX GLOSSARI.
Robert Burns, William Ernest Henley, Thomas Finlayson Henderson, 1901
9
The Edinburgh monthly magazine [afterw.] Blackwood's ...
Dean Ramsay's Reminiscences. Gilpey, a young girl ; applied as a term of contempt or familiarity : " I was a gilpey then, I'm sure I wasna past fifteen." — Burns : Halloween. " I mind when I was a gilpie or a 1870.] 679 the Scottish Language.
‎1870
10
The Works of Robert Burns. With Life by Allen Cunningham, ...
Scots Saying. A half-grown, half-informed boy or girl, a romping lad, a hoyden. “ A gilpey that had seen the faught." Ramsay. An ewe two years old, a contemptuous term for a woman. " The mim-mou'd gimmers them misea'd.” Galloway. Gilpey.
Robert Burns, Allan Cunningham, 1847

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« EDUCALINGO. Gilpey [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/gilpey>. Mar 2021 ».
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