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División en sílabas: guv
Pronunciación: /ɡəv

Definición de guv en inglés:


British informal
(As a form of address) sir: “Excuse me, guv,” he began
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • She said that Wilcox, of no fixed address, told the officer: ‘Sorry, guv.’
  • He shrugs off the incessant scrutiny, and says: ‘Not me, guv.’
  • The problem is that this panel has apparently insisted that the guv should guarantee the safety of traditional and organic farming methods and compensate those farmers in the event of contamination.


late 19th century: abbreviation of guv'nor.

Definición de guv en:

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Palabra del día prepotent
Pronunciación: prɪˈpəʊt(ə)nt
greater than others in power or influence