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gee-gee

/ˈdʒiːˌdʒiː/
noun
1.
(slang) a horse
Word Origin
C19: reduplication of gee1
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Examples from the Web for gee-gee
Historical Examples
  • Why, gee-gee and one of the manager-chaps would sit up nights to see how many columns they could fill each day in the press.

    Nothing But the Truth Frederic S. Isham
  • “I guess it was my own sense of proportion that got out of kilter, gee-gee,” he finally said.

    The Prairie Mother Arthur Stringer
  • Bob had the grace to blush and gee-gee, about to depart, noticed it.

    Nothing But the Truth Frederic S. Isham
  • As Gid-up and gee-gee were inseparable, it was but a step to place one by the other.

    Nothing But the Truth Frederic S. Isham
  • gee-gee stared, but she could see only a big shadowy form; she couldnt make out Bobs features.

    Nothing But the Truth Frederic S. Isham
  • He wondered in what part of the house gee-gee and Gid-up were domiciled?

    Nothing But the Truth Frederic S. Isham
  • Of course, the young ladies would not appear on the scene as gee-gee and Gid-up, in all probability.

    Nothing But the Truth Frederic S. Isham
  • gee-gee and Gid-up came in, the former in a state of great agitation.

    Nothing But the Truth Frederic S. Isham
  • There were times when gee-gee just had to moralize; it was born in her to do so.

    Nothing But the Truth Frederic S. Isham
  • Dick Earle turned out to be a bigger and darker copy of gee-gee.

    The Scarlet Lake Mystery Harold Leland Goodwin
Slang definitions & phrases for gee-gee

gee-gee

noun

A horse, esp a mediocre racehorse •British children's word for horse: I like to follow the gee-gees/ You can go to bet the gee-gees at Hialeah or Gulfstream

[1869+; perhaps fr the command gee given to a horse]

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