Definition of geegaw in English:


Line breaks: gee¦gaw
Pronunciation: /ˈdʒiːgɔː


chiefly North American
  • variant spelling of gewgaw.
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    • 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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