6 letter word starting with gi

Words Parts of Speech Meaning/Definition/Similar Words
giaour noun An infidel; — a term applied by Turks to disbelievers in the Mohammedan religion, especially Christrians.
gibbed imp. & past participle of Gib
gibber noun A balky horse., To speak rapidly and inarticulately.
gibbet noun A kind of gallows; an upright post with an arm projecting from the top, on which, formerly, malefactors were hanged in chains, and their bodies allowed to remain asa warning., The projecting arm of a crane, from which the load is suspended; the jib., To hang and expose on a gibbet., To expose to infamy; to blacken.
gibbon noun Any arboreal ape of the genus Hylobates, of which many species and varieties inhabit the East Indies and Southern Asia. They are tailless and without cheek pouches, and have very long arms, adapted for climbing.
gibing present participle & vb. noun of Gibe
giblet adjective Made of giblets; as, a giblet pie.
gifted imp. & past participle of Gift
gigget noun Same as Gigot.
giggle verb t. To laugh with short catches of the breath or voice; to laugh in a light, affected, or silly manner; to titter with childish levity., A kind of laugh, with short catches of the voice or breath; a light, silly laugh.
giggly adjective Prone to giggling.
giggot noun See Gigot., A leg of mutton., A small piece of flesh; a slice.
giglot noun Alt. of Giglet, Giddi; light; inconstant; wanton.
giglet noun A wanton; a lascivious or light, giddy girl.
gilded imp. & past participle of Gild
gilden adjective Gilded.
gilder noun One who gilds; one whose occupation is to overlay with gold., A Dutch coin. See Guilder.
gilour noun A guiler; deceiver.
giltif adjective Guilty.
gimbal noun Alt. of Gimbals
gimlet noun A small tool for boring holes. It has a leading screw, a grooved body, and a cross handle., To pierce or make with a gimlet., To turn round (an anchor) by the stock, with a motion like turning a gimlet.
gimmal noun Joined work whose parts move within each other; a pair or series of interlocked rings., A quaint piece of machinery; a gimmer.
gimmer noun Alt. of Gimmor
gimmor noun A piece of mechanism; mechanical device or contrivance; a gimcrack.
ginned imp. & past participle of Gin
gingal noun See Jingal.
ginger noun A plant of the genus Zingiber, of the East and West Indies. The species most known is Z. officinale., The hot and spicy rootstock of Zingiber officinale, which is much used in cookery and in medicine.
gingle noun & verb See Jingle.
ginkgo noun A large ornamental tree (Ginkgo biloba) from China and Japan, belonging to the Yew suborder of Coniferae. Its leaves are so like those of some maidenhair ferns, that it is also called the maidenhair tree.
ginnee noun See Jinnee.
ginnet noun See Genet, a horse.
gipoun noun A short cassock.
gipser noun Alt. of Gipsire
girded of Gird
girder noun One who girds; a satirist., One who, or that which, girds., A main beam; a stright, horizontal beam to span an opening or carry weight, such as ends of floor beams, etc.; hence, a framed or built-up member discharging the same office, technically called a compound girder. See Illusts. of Frame, and Doubleframed floor, under Double.
girdle noun A griddle., That which girds, encircles, or incloses; a circumference; a belt; esp., a belt, sash, or article of dress encircling the body usually at the waist; a cestus., The zodiac; also, the equator., The line ofgreatest circumference of a brilliant-cut diamond, at which it is grasped by the setting. See Illust. of Brilliant., A thin bed or stratum of stone., The clitellus of an earthworm., To bind with a belt or sash; to gird., To inclose; to environ; to shut in., To make a cut or gnaw a groove around (a tree, etc.) through the bark and alburnum, thus killing it.
girkin noun See Gherkin.
girted imp. & past participle of Girt
gisarm noun A weapon with a scythe-shaped blade, and a separate long sharp point, mounted on a long staff and carried by foot soldiers.
giusto adjective In just, correct, or suitable time.
giving present participle & vb. noun of Give, The act of bestowing as a gift; a conferring or imparting., A gift; a benefaction., The act of softening, breaking, or yielding.