HyperDic: gyp

English > 2 senses of the word gyp:
VERBsocialgyp, gip(sometimes offensive) to cheat or swindle
NOUNactgyp, gip(sometimes offensive) an act of swindling or cheating
gyp > pronunciation
Soundsjhih'p
Rhymesacquaintanceship ... zip / ZIP: 103 rhymes with ihp...
English > gyp: 2 senses > noun 1, act
Meaning(sometimes offensive) an act of swindling or cheating.
Synonymgip
Broaderswindle, cheat, rigThe act of swindling by some fraudulent scheme
Usage ofdisparagement, depreciation, derogationA communication that belittles somebody or something
Spanishbunco, bunko, camelo, engatusamiento, estafa, fraude, timo
Catalanbunco, bunko, entabanada, estafa, frau
Verbsgyp(sometimes offensive) to cheat or swindle
English > gyp: 2 senses > verb 1, social
Meaning(sometimes offensive) to cheat or swindle.
PatternSomebody ----s somebody; Somebody ----s somebody PP
ModelThey gyp him of all his money
Example"the cashier gypped me when he gave me too little change"
Synonymgip
Broadercheat, rip off, chiseldeprive somebody of something by deceit
Usage ofdisparagement, depreciation, derogationA communication that belittles somebody or something
Spanishdar gato por liebre, defraudar, embaucar, engañar, estafar, petardear, timar, victimizar
Catalandefraudar, entabanar, estafar
Nounsgyp(sometimes offensive) an act of swindling or cheating

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