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Gib·son

 (gĭb′sən)
n.
A dry martini garnished with a small pickled onion.

[From the name Gibson.]

Gibson

(ˈɡɪbsən)
n
(Cookery) chiefly US a cocktail consisting of four or more parts dry gin and one part dry vermouth, iced and served with a pickled pearl onion

Gibson

(ˈɡɪbsən)
n
(Biography) Mel. born 1956, Australian film actor and director: his films include Mad Max (1979), Hamlet (1990), Braveheart (1996; also directed), What Women Want (2000), The Passion of the Christ (2004; director only), and Apocalypto (2006; director and co-writer)

Gib•son

(ˈgɪb sən)

n.
a dry martini cocktail garnished with a pearl onion.
[1925–30; after the surname Gibson]

Gib•son

(ˈgɪb sən)

n.
1. Althea, born 1927, U.S. tennis player.
2. Charles Dana, 1867–1944, U.S. artist and illustrator.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Gibson - United States illustrator remembered for his creation of the `Gibson girl' (1867-1944)Gibson - United States illustrator remembered for his creation of the `Gibson girl' (1867-1944)
2.Gibson - Australian actor (born in the United States in 1956)
U.S.A., United States, United States of America, US, USA, America, the States, U.S. - North American republic containing 50 states - 48 conterminous states in North America plus Alaska in northwest North America and the Hawaiian Islands in the Pacific Ocean; achieved independence in 1776
3.Gibson - United States tennis player who was the first Black woman player to win all the major world singles titles (1927-2003)
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We have only to add that the affairs of the captain have been satisfactorily arranged with the War Department, and that he is actually in service at Fort Gibson, on our western frontier, where we hope he may meet with further opportunities of indulging his peculiar tastes, and of collecting graphic and characteristic details of the great western wilds and their motley inhabitants.
And then I have made a little purchase within this half year; East Kingham Farm, you must remember the place, where old Gibson used to live.
John does not at all resemble his father, and I am glad of it: John is like me and like my brothers--he is quite a Gibson.
Georgiana, when not unburdening her heart to me, spent most of her time in lying on the sofa, fretting about the dulness of the house, and wishing over and over again that her aunt Gibson would send her an invitation up to town.
I wouldn't go halves in the toffee and gingerbread on purpose to save the money; and Gibson and Spouncer fought with me because I wouldn't.
One of the fiction stories about the Gibson hero and the girl whose life he saved, like you read?
Gibson was born on July 28, 1929 in Okema, Oklahoma to the late William Daniel and Betty Elizabeth (Nellie) Rippy.
Tyrese Gibson recently opened up about the joint custody ruling granted to him and his ex-wife, Norma Mitchell Gibson, by the court.
Since a May 2013 fire destroyed the Sunderland Road warehouse and garage of Gibson Bros.
MEL GIBSON IS BUSY in front of the camera, wrapping up his acting duties on actioners "Expendables 3" and "Blood Father" before heading to the Karlovy Vary Inti.
Such recognition of Gibson in this series not only makes sense, but is long overdue in that scores of articles have been published on his influential work, but to date only two book-length studies have been devoted to the entirety of Gibson's oeuvre: Lance Olsen's concise introduction, William Gibson (1992), and Tom Henthorne's recent William Gibson: A Literary Companion (2011).
AT THE NEW YORK TABLETOP SHOW THIS month Gibson will showcase its core strength--dinnerware.