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gey

[gey] /geɪ/
adverb
1.
Scot. considerably; very.
Origin
1805-1815
1805-15; variant of gay
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British Dictionary definitions for gey

gey

/ɡaɪ; Scottish ɡəɪ/
adverb
1.
(Scot & Northumbrian, dialect) (intensifier): it's gey cold
Word Origin
variant of gay
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Word Origin and History for gey
adj.

a Scottish variant of gay, sometimes used 18c.-19c. with a sense of "considerable, pretty much, considerably." Cf. gray/grey.

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