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geegaw Line breaks: gee¦gaw
Pronunciation: /ˈdʒiːɡɔː/

Definition of geegaw in English:


chiefly North American
Variant spelling of gewgaw.
Example sentences
  • I bought my wife some geegaws at the local geegaw vendor; I hid flowers in the storage room, and put it all out Saturday night before I turned in.
  • Fueled by my sister's incessant shopping, every surface sags under the weight of knick-knacks and geegaws.
  • Light the candles you bought as decorative geegaws; they have wicks for a reason, you know.

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