Meaning of “gyp” in the English Dictionary

"gyp" in British English

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gypnoun [ U ]

uk /dʒɪp/ us /dʒɪp/ UK informal

pain or trouble:

My knee has been giving me gyp since I started running.

gypverb [ T ]

uk /dʒɪp/ us /dʒɪp/ -pp- US informal old-fashioned

to cheat someone:

I think the taxpayers are getting gypped.

(Definition of “gyp” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"gyp" in American English

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gypverb [ T ]

us /dʒɪp/ -pp- infml

to cheat someone:

I think the taxpayers are getting gypped.

(Definition of “gyp” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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