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guv'nor

Saltos de línea: guv'nor
Pronunciación: /ˈɡʌvnə
 
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Definición de guv'nor en inglés:

sustantivo

British informal
A man in a position of authority such as one’s employer or father (often used as a term of address): I had a lecture from the guv’nor can I help you, guv’nor?
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • ‘Officially, in the beginning, he was the guvnor.’
  • Pressley had better be quick as, if he doesn't reach the podium sharpish, he might find his guvnor has already lifted the pot.
  • ‘The guv'nor said he has never had him better,’ said the winning jockey, also landing his first Gold Cup and biggest domestic success to date.

Origen

mid 19th century: representing a non-standard or colloquial pronunciation.

Words that rhyme with guv'nor

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Pronunciación: rɪˈzɪlɪənt
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