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gie1

[gee] /gi/
verb (used with object), verb (used without object), gied, gied or gien
[geen] /gin/ (Show IPA),
gieing. Chiefly Scot.
1.
give.

gie2

[gee] /gi/
noun
1.
gi.

gi

or gie

[gee] /gi/
noun
1.
a lightweight, two-piece, usually white garment worn by barefooted martial-arts participants, consisting of loose-fitting pants and a wraparound jacket with cloth belt.
Origin of gi
1970-1975
1970-75; shortening of Japanese jūdō-gi jujitsu garb, equivalent to jūdō judo + -gi, combining form of ki to wear
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gie

/ɡiː/
verb
1.
a Scot word for give

gi1

/ɡiː/
noun
1.
a loose-fitting white suit worn in judo, karate, and other martial arts: a karate gi
Word Origin
from Japanese -gi costume, from ki to wear

gi2

abbreviation
1.
Gibraltar

Gi

abbreviation
1.
gilbert

GI1

noun (US, informal)
1.
(pl) GIs, GI's. a soldier in the US Army, esp an enlisted man
adjective
2.
conforming to US Army regulations; of standard government issue
Word Origin
C20: abbrev. of government issue

GI2

abbreviation
1.
gastrointestinal
2.
glycaemic index
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gie in Medicine

GI abbr.

  1. gastrointestinal

  2. Gingival Index

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GI

adjective

Of, in, or from the US armed forces, esp the Army; government issue: GI shoes/ His officious ways are very GI (WWI armed forces)

noun

A member of the US armed forces, esp an enlisted Army soldier serving since or during World War II: The GIs fought furiously to hold Taejon (Armed forces)

verb

To scrub and make trim: They GIed the barracks every Friday night (WWII Army)

Related Terms

gi party, the gis

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Related Abbreviations for gie

gi

gill

GI

1.
galvanized iron
2.
gastrointestinal
3.
general issue
4.
glycemic index
5.
Government Issue
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