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Meaning of "gimmer" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF GIMMER

gimmer  [ˈɡɪmə] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF GIMMER

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Gimmer 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 GIMMER MEAN IN ENGLISH?

gimmer

Hinge

A hinge is a type of bearing that connects two solid objects, typically allowing only a limited angle of rotation between them. Two objects connected by an ideal hinge rotate relative to each other about a fixed axis of rotation. Hinges may be made of flexible material or of moving components. In biology, many joints function as hinges.

Definition of gimmer in the English dictionary

The definition of gimmer in the dictionary is a year-old ewe.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH GIMMER


aimer
ˈeɪmə
anima
ˈænɪmə
cinema
ˈsɪnɪmə
climber
ˈklaɪmə
disclaimer
dɪsˈkleɪmə
enema
ˈɛnɪmə
Fatima
ˈfætɪmə
gamer
ˈɡeɪmə
maxima
ˈmæksɪmə
minima
ˈmɪnɪmə
optima
ˈɒptɪmə
polymer
ˈpɒlɪmə
primer
ˈpraɪmə
Proxima
ˈprɒksɪmə
shimmer
ˈʃɪmə
tamer
ˈteɪmə
timer
ˈtaɪmə
trimmer
ˈtrɪmə
ultima
ˈʌltɪmə
Zimmer
ˈzɪmə

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE GIMMER

gimbal
gimbal ring
gimbals
gimcrack
gimcrackery
gimel
gimlet
gimlet-eyed
gimmal
gimmalled
gimme
gimmick
gimmickry
gimmicky
gimmie
gimmor
gimp
gimpy
gin
gin mill

WORDS THAT END LIKE GIMMER

aglimmer
backswimmer
blue swimmer
brimmer
dimmer
free-swimmer
glimmer
grimmer
hedge trimmer
hummer
krimmer
limmer
nimmer
nonswimmer
primmer
rimmer
simmer
skimmer
slimmer
Strimmer
swimmer

Synonyms and antonyms of gimmer in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «gimmer» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF GIMMER

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

Translator English - Chinese

gimmer
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

gimmer
570 millions of speakers

English

gimmer
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

gimmer
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

gimmer
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

gimmer
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

Gimmer
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

gimmer
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

Gimmer
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Gimmer
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Gimmer
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

gimmer
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

gimmer
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Gimmer
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

gimmer
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

நாகுக்கன்று
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

गिमर
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

gimmer
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

Gimmer
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

Gimmer
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

gimmer
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

gimmer
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

gimmer
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

gimmer
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

gimmer
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

Gimmer
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of gimmer

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «GIMMER»

The term «gimmer» is normally little used and occupies the 112.917 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «GIMMER» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «gimmer» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «gimmer» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

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

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «GIMMER»

Discover the use of gimmer in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to gimmer and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Survey of English Dialects: The Dictionary and Grammar
n a young sow after she has been served by a boar. *3. n a castrated female pig, <= HOG III.8.8.gih Wo gilt pig n a YOUNG SOW m.8.5. gilt pig Y gimmer /. n [What do you call the animals that give us wool? And the female?] What is it until the ...
Clive Upton, David Parry, John David Allison Widdowson, 1994
2
Survey English Dialects
n a SHEATH or other device used to keep a knitting-needle firm V.10.10. jiaj Y, fiat: So shearer n a sheep from its first to its second shearing, <= GIMMER III.6.5. jiaja Wa shearers n hand-operated SHEARS used to cut wool from sheep III.7.7.
Michael V. Barry, 2013
3
The English Dialect Dictionary, Being the Complete ...
Ram This rev'rie spread about the cummer, Quo' rich auld Rob, I'll sey the gimmer , TAvLoR Poems (1787) 59. Abd. Ugly gimmer, Si-mmsrs Poems (1790) 61. Lnk. It fell sae late and myrk, The gimmers they grew frychted, RAmsAY Gentle Shep ...
Joseph Wright, 1900
4
Modern Sheep: Breeds and Management
The animal corresponding to the Scottish 'gimmer' is called in England a 'theave' until she bears her first lamb, after which she is a 'four-toothed ewe;' the year after , a 'six-toothed ewe' and after that a 'full-mouth ewe.' "In Scotland the shearing ...
William James Clarke, 1907
5
The Book of the Farm: Detailing the Labours of the Farmer, ...
After the first fleece has been shorn another change is made in the nomenclature, the ewe-hogg then becomes a gimmer, the tupp-hogg a dinmont or shearle'ng- tup, and the wether-hogg a dinmont, and these names are retained until the ...
Henry Stephens, 1844
6
Bulletin
for females, “ shearing ewe,” “ gimmer,” “ theave,” “ double-toothed ewe,” and “ double-toothed gimmer.” In Scotland the “tup-hogg” becomes a “shearlingtup,” the “wether-hogg” a “dinmont” and the “ewe-hogg” a “ gimmer.
National Association of Wool Manufacturers, 1907
7
A Treatise on the Diseases of the Sheep: Being a Manual of ...
Birth to Tup lamb Hogg lamb Ewe lamb A sheep until weanweaning Ram lamb Pur lamb Heeder Gimmer lamb ed is a lamb. Weaning to Hogg Wether hogg Gimmer hogg Hogget wool is first shearing Hogget He-teg Ewe hogg wool of first  ...
John Henry Steel, 1890
8
Bulletin of the National Association of Wool Manufacturers
The animal corresponding to the Scottish "gimmer" is called in England a "theave " until she bears her first lamb, after which she is a " four-toothed ewe," the year after, a "six-toothed ewe," and after that a "full-mouthed ewe." In Scotland the ...
National Association of Wool Manufacturers, 1907
9
Scottish Dictionary and Supplement: In Four Volumes. A-Kut
A ewe that is two years old, S. Gelt gimmer, a barren ewe ; lam gimmer, a young sheep, or a ewe lamb of a year old, A. Bor. " Gimmer, a ewe sheep in its second year, or from the first to the second shearing ;" Gl. Sibb. " Than the laif of tlier fat ...
John Jamieson, 1841
10
The Taton's Orb
Gimmer was a small man who walked with a noticeable limp. He had once been a highly thought of Scout squad leader. During one of his squad's missions into the mountains, he had been conducting a reconnaissance with his partner when  ...
Roy Henkel, 2001

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «GIMMER»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term gimmer is used in the context of the following news items.
1
North Yorkshire farmer who runs the oldest sheep breed in the world
That was a bit disappointing when we were keen to grow a flock so we bought two more gimmer lambs from a farmer in Pateley Bridge to get ... «Yorkshire Post, Jul 15»
2
Fettercairn Show 2015: Parade of champions
Reserve – Allan Alston, of Drumchapel, Chapelton of Menmuir, Brechin, with a gimmer that was placed at Angus. She is by Woodies Tyson and ... «Aberdeen Press and Journal, Jul 15»
3
Limousin cross heifer reigns supreme at Fettercairn Show
The prize was awarded to Allan Alston's Texel gimmer, which stood reserve to the breed champion. In the equestrian ring, the coveted overall ... «Aberdeen Press and Journal, Jul 15»
4
North-east agricultural show season kicks off with Fettercairn
The sheep interbreed rosette was awarded to a Beltex gimmer on its first outing from Allan Alston, Drumchapel, Chapelton of Menmuir, Brechin. «Aberdeen Press and Journal, Jun 15»
5
SHOW: great time at Greenholme Gala
Mason Cup for Best Pair of Gimmer Hoggs: R. Steadman. Cup for Rough Fell Sheep classes 1-6 (most points): E&K Bland. Shield Best Rough ... «The Westmorland Gazette, Jun 15»
6
Highland Show sets new record with 188449 visitors
Reserve: W and T Thomson, Hownam Grange, Morebattle Kelso with a North Country Cheviot homebred gimmer and WD Allen, Humbleheugh, ... «Scotsman, Jun 15»
7
Suffolk Sheep Club auction and barbecue
... 2nd RC & JC Watson 3rd RC & JC Watson. Ewe - 1st Packie Donnelly 2nd Martin Butler 3rd RC & JC Watson. Gimmer 1st RC & JC Watson. «Ballymoney and Moyle Times, Jun 15»
8
Charollais ram takes supreme sheep title at Royal Highland
Mr Tait also claimed two breed championships leading the British Rouge section with a shearling gimmer by a ram bought from Sue Wilkinson ... «FG Insight, Jun 15»
9
Armagh Show: Judge hails quality of sheep turnout
“We bought the gimmer at Carlisle last year,” confirmed Mervyn Liggett. “She performed very well at Balmoral this year. But today's inter-breed ... «Belfast Newsletter, Jun 15»
10
Balmoral Show 2015: Charollais dominates sheep ring
Tapped out as reserve Shortwool champion was the Texel gimmer from Alastair and Jack Gault, Co. Antrim. The home-bred Baltier Thunderbird ... «FG Insight, May 15»

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