Gart vs Gert - What's the difference?

gart | gert |


As a verb gart

is .

As an adjective gert is

(slang|bristol) big.

As an adverb gert is

(slang|bristol) very.

gart

English

Verb

(head)
  • (gar)
  • ----

    gar

    English

    Etymology 1

    From (etyl) gar, gare, gere, gore, from (etyl) . Related to (l).

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • (obsolete) spear
  • Etymology 2

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • Any of several fish, of the family , that have long, narrow jaws; garfish
  • Etymology 3

    From (etyl) garren, gerren, from (etyl) gera, gerva'' (Swedish ''''), from (etyl) . Compare ''yare .

    Verb

  • * 1485 , Sir Thomas Malory, Le Morte Darthur , Book XX:
  • I shall firste begyn at Sandwyche, and there I shall go in my shearte, barefoote, and at every ten myles ende I shall founde and gar make an house of religious, of what order that ye woll assygne me [...].
  • * 1885 , Sir Richard Burton, The Book of the Thousand Nights and One Night , Night 15:
  • Time gars me tremble. Ah, how sore the baulk! / While Time in pride of strength cloth ever stalk [...].

    Anagrams

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    gert

    English

    Alternative forms

    * gurt

    Adjective

    (-)
  • (slang, Bristol) big
  • That's a gert sandwich.

    Adverb

    (-)
  • (slang, Bristol) very
  • That's a gert big sandwich.
    That pizza was gert tasty.

    Derived terms

    * gert lush