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gung-hoadjective

uk   /ˌɡʌŋˈhəʊ/  us   /ˌɡʌŋˈhoʊ/ informal
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gung-hoadjective

 us   /ˈɡʌŋˈhoʊ/ infml
extremely enthusiastic: I have a grandson who is gung-ho for football.
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