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gammer

Line breaks: gam¦mer
Pronunciation: /ˈɡamə
 
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Definition of gammer in English:

noun

archaic
An old countrywoman: [in names]: old Gammer Green
More example sentences
  • When he turned away from the hedge, he heard the voice of an old gammer, coming from the next garden.

Origin

late 16th century: probably a contraction of godmother; see also gaffer.

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