There are 2 main definitions of gal in English:

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gal 1

Pronunciation: /ɡal/

noun

informal, chiefly North American
A girl or young woman.
Example sentences
  • Pedal pushers and prom queens, floral corsages and full skirts, gingham checks and clinched waists - all were the essence of Fifties style, of a time when girls were gals and boys were teddies.
  • Call me sentimental, but I'm going to miss the old gal.
  • If Augusta did decide to admit women, which is fine by me, it's safe to say the guys would play with guys and gals with gals, like they do everywhere else.

Origin

Late 18th century: representing a pronunciation.

Words that rhyme with gal

Al, bacchanal, cabal, canal, Chagall, Chantal, chaparral, grand mal, Guadalcanál, Hal, La Salle, mall, Natal, pal, pall-mall, petit mal, sal, shall, Val
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There are 2 main definitions of gal in English:

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gal 2

Pronunciation: /ɡal/

noun

Physics
A unit of gravitational acceleration equal to one centimetre per second per second.

Origin

Early 20th century: named after Galileo Galilei.

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