gyp gyp  /ˈdʒɪp/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a swindle in which you cheat at gambling or persuade a person to buy worthless property
  2. (v) deprive of by deceit

Usage(s):

  1. Gyp also sells prefabricated plaster called Sheetrock.
  2. The reason why most of the literary instruction gyp games are not wiped out is because it takes either an expert or someone who has been stung to see where the gyp is.
  3. From the remarks of the conference speakers, there are still many sucker buyers to make life easy and profitable for gyp sellers.

News

  • Watch: Teaser for 'Boardwalk Empire' Season Four Asks 'What Shall We Do, Mr. Thompson?'

    "Boardwalk Empire" went out in a blaze of gunfire last season, as war broke out between Nucky Thompson (Steve Buscemi), Gyp Rosetti (Bobby Cannavale) and various gangster forces in the New York/New Jersey area (with the odd Chicago representative). The fourth season starts on September 8th, and the teaser HBO's released below offers glimpses of Nucky, Richard Harrow (Jack Huston), Chalky White ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: indieWIRE

Quotes

  1. His younger co-star, Josh Peck, said: "It's surreal watching Method Man pass a fake joint to Sir Ben Kingsley. But the fake pot smoked on the set was bad. It just burned your throat and had no effect. It was a total gyp, dude!"
    on Jun 30, 2008 By: Josh Peck Source: TopNews

  2. "There were phone calls," says Marshall Brickman who, with his writing partner, Rick Elice,wrote the show's book. "Like somebody would call and say, 'We understand that you are writing something that includes Gyp DeCarlo. He was a relative of...
    on Dec 6, 2007 By: Marshall Brickman Source: Seattle Post Intelligencer

  3. "The shoulder's been giving me a bit of gyp, but I'm sure it will be OK," said McShane, looking ahead to Ireland's Euro 2008 qualifying ties in Slovakia on Saturday and the Czech Republic next Wednesday. "And the head wound is grand now. I...
    on Sep 5, 2007 By: Paul McShane Source: guardian.co.uk

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