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gey

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Pronunciation: /ɡʌɪ
 
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Definition of gey in English:

adverb

Scottish
Very; considerably: he was gey fond of you
More example sentences
  • They were gey drunk, pinching people's backsides and looking up kilts.

Origin

early 18th century: variant of gay.

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