Slang to English letter G

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G
Gangster (Street slang)

Gabbing
To speak, normally without saying anything meaningful (Everybody)
'Those two women were standing there, gabbing away'

Gaff
House or home (London)
'Come round to my gaff for a few beers. '

Gaffer
Boss or foreman (Everybody)

Gagging
To be desperate for something (often sex) (Everybody)
'Look at that girl over there - I bet she's absolutely gagging for it!'

Game On
Exclamation used to describe something exciting that is just starting (Everybody)
'Right there's three lads outside who want a fight - game on!'

Gamp
Umbrella (Don't know)
'Where's my gamp?'

Gander
Look (London)
''ave a gander at that'

Ganja
Marijuana (Everybody)

Gash
Vagina (Street slang)
'She got a kick in the gash last Friday night'

Gasping
To be extremely thirsty (Everybody)
'Let's go for a pint, I'm gasping!'

Gawby
Silly person; fool (Yorkshire)

Gawd Blimey
General exclamation of surprise or shock (London)

Gawp
Stare (Yorkshire)
'What are you Gawping at?'

Gay
Weak or effeminate; silly; low-quality; (School)
'I'm not riding that bike, it's gay!'

Gaydar
The sense which gay men (supposedly) have which enables them to tell if another person is gay (Everybody)
'Ooh, look at him - my gaydar's twitching'

Geb-end
Incompetent, stupid, annoying, or childish person (Don't know)

Geezer
Man; male (London)
'Look at that Geezer over there'

Gelt
Money (Polari)

Gender Bender
A man or woman who defies their gender in the way they dress or act (Everybody)

Get In
Excellent, very good (Everybody)
'Just won a tenner on the lottery - get in!'

Get Off
To make out with, to snog (Everybody)
'I got off with a boy last night.'

Get On My Wick
To annoy (Everybody)
'Those kids whining in the back seat, they're getting right on my wick'

Get On Your Tits
To annoy (Everybody)
'That ticking clock is getting right on my tits.'

Get Weaving
To start; to get going (Midlands)
'The night is young, let's get weaving'

Get Your Knickers in a Twist
Get stressed, annoyed, angry (Everybody)
'Don't get your knickers in a twist about it.'

Get Your P45
To be sacked or made redundant from work. (Everybody)

gf
Girlfriend (Street slang)
'I split up with my gf a month ago but I can't stop thinking about her.'

Ginnel
Alleyway, usually roofed between houses (Yorkshire)

Girl Crush
A strong attraction (not necessarily sexual) felt by a girl or woman for another female. (Everybody)

Git
Generic insult for a person (Everybody)
'You rotten git! You stupid get!'

Glasgow Kiss
A headbutt (Scotland)

Glassing
To attack somebody with a glass, broken glass or bottle. (Everybody)
'He got glassed in the pub last night.'

Gloop
Anything sticky and liquid, especially mud, sewage, or hospital food (same thing?) (Everybody)

Glossy
Magazine (Polari)

Go Ape
To go crazy (Everybody)

Go Commando
To go in public without wearing underpants. (Don't know)
'It's so hot today, I'm going commando!'

Gob
Mouth (Yorkshire)
'Shut yer gob!'

Gobby
Loudmouthed (Everybody)
'That girlfriend of yours is a right gobby mare'

Gobshite
Braggart; liar; idiot (Liverpool)

Gobsmacked
Amazed (Everybody)

God-Botherer
Religious (especially evangelically religious) person (Don't know)

Goggles
Glasses/spectacles (Everybody)

Golem
Clumsy, slow (Jewish)

Goolies
Testicles (Everybody)
'Someone stamped on Sam's Goolies, ouch!!!'

Gordon Bennett
General exclamation of surprise or shock (Everybody)

Goyim
Non-Jewish people (Jewish)

Gradley
Good, excellent (Yorkshire)
'Ee, that were reet Gradley.'

Grand

Alternatives
Thousand pounds (Everybody)

Grass

Alternatives
Police informant or one who tells on others (Everybody)
'You'd better not turn grass.'

Grass

Alternatives
To inform against someone (normally to the police or authorities) (Everybody)

Graveyard
Stew or meal containing lots of small bones (Don't know)

Greasy Spoon
Cheap or dirty cafe (Everybody)

Grebo
Rock'n'roll fan, supposedly having greasy hair or clothes (Midlands)

Gringy
Dirty, smelly or greasy (Don't know)
'I don't want to sleep on the floor, it's gringy'

Grizzle Guts
Miserable, whining, moaning person (Everybody)

Grockle
Holiday-makers/tourists. (Cornwall)
'The whole town was blocked up with grockles this morning.'

Grog
Strong drink (Everybody)

Grue
Feel sick or be sick (Don't know)
'That's making me grue'

Grunt
Fart (Everybody)

Gubbins
General stuff; the insides of a piece of electrical equipment (Everybody)

Guff
A fart (Everybody)

Gumption
Common sense; intelligence (Yorkshire)

Gutted

Alternatives
Devastated (Everybody)

Gutted

Alternatives
Very disappointed (Everybody)

Guvnor
Boss, person in charge (Cockney)

Gypo
Gypsy (Everybody)

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