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git Syllabification: git

Definition of git in English:


British informal
An unpleasant or contemptible person.
Example sentences
  • But we need to improve and revitalise, not only for the old gits like me.
  • Were the whingeing old gits right all along, then?
  • We watched a few more songs down at the front then retreated to the ballroom bar to watch the rest of the set with the other old gits.


1940s: variant of the noun get (sense 2 of the noun).

Words that rhyme with git

acquit, admit, backlit, bedsit, befit, bit, Brit, Britt, chit, commit, demit, dit, emit, fit, flit, frit, grit, hit, intermit, it, kit, knit, legit, lickety-split, lit, manumit, mishit, mitt, nit, omit, outsit, outwit, permit, pit, Pitt, pretermit, quit, remit, retrofit, sit, skit, slit, snit, spit, split, sprit, squit, submit, transmit, twit, whit, wit, writ, zit
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