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git

 (gĭt)
v. Chiefly New England, Midland US, & Southern US
Variant of get1.
n. Chiefly British Slang
Variant of get1.

git

(ɡɪt)
n
1. a contemptible person, often a fool
2. a bastard
[C20: from get (in the sense: to beget, hence a bastard, fool)]

git

(gɪt)

v. Dial.
get.
pron: See get.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.git - a person who is deemed to be despicable or contemptiblegit - a person who is deemed to be despicable or contemptible; "only a rotter would do that"; "kill the rat"; "throw the bum out"; "you cowardly little pukes!"; "the British call a contemptible person a `git'"
disagreeable person, unpleasant person - a person who is not pleasant or agreeable
Translations

git

[gɪt] N (Brit) → cretino/a m/f

git

[ˈgɪt] n (British)con(ne) m/f

git

n (inf: = stupid person) → Schwachkopf m, → Depp m (dial); a miserable old gitein alter Miesepeter (inf)
References in classic literature ?
I won't waste no time a-cryin', but git your things ready right away, mum," she said heartily, as she wiped her face on her apron, gave her mistress a warm shake of the hand with her own hard one, and went away to work like three women in one.
Sometimes I git awful sore on this place and want to quit, but my wife she always say we better stick it out.
Tain't ev'ry man, Miss Carr, ez hev got the pluck to pledge not only what he's got, but what he reckons to git.
The best thing ye kin do is to go back, and when ye git into town ask a policeman.
Pap's so po' he cain't run me no mo', so I want to git a show somers if I kin, 'taint no diffunce what--I'm strong and hearty, and I don't turn my back on no kind of work, hard nur soft.
Sometimes you gwyne to git hurt, en sometimes you gwyne to git sick; but every time you's gwyne to git well agin.
If you b'longed to me, I'd sell you down de river 'fo' you git too fur gone.
Ole missis, she tole me I got to go an' git dis water an' not stop foolin' roun' wid anybody.
I don' know how she'll git on with Mirandy Sawyer--poor little soul
Me and my mate, we thort we wouldn't never git out quick enough.
There 's a batt'ry comin' helitywhoop down th' road an' he 'll git runned over.
Guess they was swivel-eyed, then, fer it didn't git home, and I know who'll find his boots on the main-truck ef he don't leave us alone.