Try Our Apps


Supposedly vs. Supposably

Gay Gordons

(functioning as sing) (Brit) an energetic old-time dance
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Cite This Source
Examples from the Web for gay gordons
Historical Examples
  • However, she cared for nobody; and some said it was for the sake of a far-away cousin of her own, one of the 'gay gordons.'

    Olive Dinah Maria Craik, (AKA Dinah Maria Mulock)
  • Huntly was a double dealer; “the gay gordons” were ever brave, loyal, and bewildered by their chiefs.

  • The gay gordons were greatly incensed on my setting before them their new status.

    With The Immortal Seventh Division E. J. Kennedy and the Lord Bishop of Winchester
  • Glenlogie and Geordie were of the 'gay gordons,' and had the 'sprightly turn' that is held to be an inheritance of the race.

    The Balladists John Geddie

Word of the Day

Word Value for gay

Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for gay gordons