Glaik vs Glark - What's the difference?

glaik | glark |


As a noun glaik

is a fool or odd mannered person.

As a verb glark is

to guess (the meaning of an unfamiliar word) based on hearing its use in context.

Other Comparisons: What's the difference?

glaik

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • (Geordie, pejorative) A fool or odd mannered person.
  • glark

    English

    Verb

    (en verb)
  • (slang) To guess (the meaning of an unfamiliar word) based on hearing its use in context.
  • See also

    * glark] in the [[w:Jargon File, Jargon File]

    References

    * Douglas Hofstadter, "Metamagical Themas", Scientific American , January 1981