Also found in: Thesaurus, Medical, Legal, Financial, Acronyms, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.


1. Gamblers Anonymous
2. general agent
3. General Assembly
4. general average
5. also Ga. Georgia (US)
6. Sports goals against

Ga 1

The symbol for gallium.

Ga 2

abbr. Bible


the internet domain name for
(Computer Science) Gabon


the chemical symbol for
(Elements & Compounds) gallium


(ɡɑː) or

npl Ga, Gas, or Gãs
1. (Peoples) a member of a Negroid people of W Africa living chiefly in S Ghana
2. (Languages) the language of this people, belonging to the Kwa branch of the Niger-Congo family


abbreviation for
1. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy) General Assembly (of the United Nations)
2. general average
3. (Placename) Georgia


1. Gamblers Anonymous.
2. general of the army.
3. Georgia.


Chem. Symbol.




1. General Agent.
2. General Assembly.


The symbol for gallium.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.GA - the first known nerve agent, synthesized by German chemists in 1936; a highly toxic combustible liquid that is soluble in organic solvents and is used as a nerve gas in chemical warfare
organophosphate nerve agent - any of a series of nerve agents containing organophosphate compounds first synthesized by German chemists in 1936; in World War II the Germans tested them in concentration camps but not on the battlefield; Iraq is alleged to have used them against Iran and against the Kurds
2.GA - a rare silvery (usually trivalent) metallic elementGa - a rare silvery (usually trivalent) metallic element; brittle at low temperatures but liquid above room temperature; occurs in trace amounts in bauxite and zinc ores
metal, metallic element - any of several chemical elements that are usually shiny solids that conduct heat or electricity and can be formed into sheets etc.
bauxite - a clay-like mineral; the chief ore of aluminum; composed of aluminum oxides and aluminum hydroxides; used as an abrasive and catalyst
3.GA - a state in southeastern United StatesGA - a state in southeastern United States; one of the Confederate states during the American Civil War
Kennesaw Mountain - battle of the American Civil War (1864); Union forces under William Tecumseh Sherman were repulsed by Confederate troops under Joseph Eggleston Johnston
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
Confederacy, Confederate States, Confederate States of America, Dixie, Dixieland, South - the southern states that seceded from the United States in 1861
South - the region of the United States lying to the south of the Mason-Dixon line
Deep South - the southeastern region of the United States: South Carolina and Georgia and Alabama and Mississippi and Louisiana; prior to the American Civil War all these states produced cotton and permitted slavery
Albany - a town in southwest Georgia; processing center for peanuts and pecans
Atlanta, capital of Georgia - state capital and largest city of Georgia; chief commercial center of the southeastern United States; was plundered and burned by Sherman's army during the American Civil War
Athens - a university town in northeast Georgia
Augusta - a city in eastern Georgia north-northwest of Savannah; noted for golf tournaments
Macon - a city in central Georgia to the southeast of Atlanta
Oxford - a university town in northern Mississippi; home of William Faulkner
Savannah - a port in eastern Georgia near the mouth of the Savannah river
Valdosta - a town in southern Georgia near the Florida border
Vidalia - a town in central Georgia; the origin of Vidalia onions
Chattahoochee, Chattahoochee River - a river rising in northern Georgia and flowing southwest and south to join the Flint River at the Florida border where they form the Apalachicola River
Coosa, Coosa River - river that rises in northwestern Georgia and flows southwest through eastern Alabama to join the Tallapoosa River near Montgomery and form the Alabama River
Flint River, Flint - a river in western Georgia that flows generally south to join the Chattahoochee River at the Florida border where they form the Apalachicola River
Okefenokee Swamp - a large swampy area of northeast Florida and southeast Georgia
Tallapoosa, Tallapoosa River - river that rises in northwestern Georgia and flows southwest through central Alabama to join the Coosa River near Montgomery and form the Alabama River