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gin

noun

1 gin

Strong liquor flavored with juniper berries.

Roget 633: machinery, mechanism, engineering.    instrument, organ, tool, implement, utensil, machine, engine, lathe, gin, mill; air engine, ... show more

Roget 959: drunkenness etc. adj.; intemperance; drinking etc. v.; inebriety, inebriation; ebriety, ebriosity; insobriety; intoxication; temulency, ... show more

Roget 298: eating etc. v.; deglutition, gulp, epulation, mastication, manducation, rumination; gluttony etc. 957.    [eating specific foods] ... show more

Roget 980: demon, daemon, demonry, demonology; evil genius, fiend, familiar, daeva, devil; bad spirit, unclean spirit; cacodemon, incubus, ... show more

Dutch: gin, wie verre reizen doet, kan veel verhalen
Polish: dżin, gin



2 gin

A trap for birds or small mammals; often has a slip noose.

synonyms: noose, snare.

Roget 545: deception; falseness etc. 544; untruth etc. 546; imposition, imposture; fraud, deceit, guile; fraudulence, fraudulency; ... show more

Dutch: fuik, fuiknet, strik, valstrik

3 gin

A machine that separates the seeds from raw cotton fibers.

synonym: cotton gin.

Polish: odziarniarka

4 gin

A form of rummy in which a player can go out if the cards remaining in their hand total less than 10 points.

synonyms: gin rummy, knock rummy.

verb

1 gin

Separate the seeds from (cotton) with a cotton gin.

2 gin

Trap with a snare.


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