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gat 1

 (găt)
n.
A narrow passage extending inland from a shore; a channel.

[Probably Dutch, from Middle Dutch.]

gat 2

 (găt)
n. Slang
A pistol.

[Short for Gat(ling gun).]

gat 3

 (găt)
v. Archaic
A past tense of get1.

gat

(ɡæt)
vb
archaic a past tense of get

gat

(ɡæt)
n
(Firearms, Gunnery, Ordnance & Artillery) slang chiefly US a pistol or revolver
[C20: shortened from Gatling gun]

gat

(ɡæt)
n
(Physical Geography) a narrow channel of water
[C18: probably from Old Norse gat passage; related to gate1]

gat2

(gæt)

n. Slang.
[shortening of Gatling gun]

gat3

(gæt)

n.
a passage or channel that extends inland from a shore.
[1715–25; < Old Norse gat hole, opening]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.gat - a gangster's pistol
handgun, pistol, shooting iron, side arm - a firearm that is held and fired with one hand
jargon, lingo, patois, argot, vernacular, slang, cant - a characteristic language of a particular group (as among thieves); "they don't speak our lingo"
Translations

gat

(o.f.) [gæt] N (US) (= gun) → revólver m, quitapenas m

gat

n (US sl) → Kanone f (sl), → Knarre f (sl)
References in classic literature ?
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I was kneeling by her bedside when the voice spoke loud within me; but immediately I rose, and took my staff, and gat me gone.
I gathered me also silver and gold, and the peculiar treasure of kings and of the provinces; I gat me men singers and women singers, and the delights of the sons of men, as musical instruments, and that of all sorts.
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