Gim vs Git - What's the difference?
As an adjective gim
is (dialect|dated) neat; spruce.
As an initialism git is
; gastrointestinal tract.
Other Comparisons: What's the difference?
From (etyl) , related to beget. (from Online Etymology Dictionary)
(British, slang, pejorative) A contemptible person.
(British, slang, pejorative) A silly, incompetent, stupid, annoying or childish person.
* 'Git' is usually used as an insult, more severe than twit but less severe than a true profanity like wanker or arsehole, and may often be used affectionately between friends. 'Get' can also be used, with a subtle change of meaning. 'You cheeky get!' is slightly less harsh than 'You cheeky git!'.
* 'Git' is frequently used in conjunction with another word to achieve a more specific meaning. For instance a "smarmy git" refers to a person of a slimy, ingratiating disposition; a "jammy git" would be a person with undeserved luck. The phrase "grumpy old git", denoting a cantankerous old man, is used with particular frequency.
* In parts of northern , 'get' is still used in preference to 'git'. In the Republic of Ireland, 'get', rather than 'git' is used.
* The word has been ruled by the .
(Appalachian, Southern US, AAVE) To get.
(Appalachian, Southern US, AAVE) To leave.
(channel in metal casting)