Significado de “gag” - Diccionario Inglés

Significado de "gag" - Diccionario Inglés

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gagnoun [ C ]

uk /ɡæɡ/ us /ɡæɡ/

gag noun [ C ] (JOKE)

informal a joke or funny story, especially one told by a comedian (= person whose job is to make people laugh):

I did a few opening gags about the band that had played before me.

US a trick played on someone or an action performed to entertain other people

gagverb

uk /ɡæɡ/ us /ɡæɡ/ -gg-

gag verb (ALMOST VOMIT)

[ I ] to experience the sudden uncomfortable feeling of tightness in the throat and stomach that makes you feel like you are going to vomit:

Just the smell of liver cooking makes me gag.
I tried my best to eat it but the meat was so fatty I gagged on it.

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

Significado de "gag" - Diccionario Inglés Americano

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gagnoun [ C ]

us /ɡæɡ/

gag noun [ C ] (PIECE OF CLOTH)

a piece of cloth that is put over or in a person’s mouth to stop the person from speaking, shouting, or calling for help:

The thieves tied him to a chair and put a gag over his mouth.

gag noun [ C ] (JOKE)

infml a joke, or an amusing trick:

He used to write gags for a talk-show host.

gagverb

us /ɡæɡ/ -gg-

gag verb (ALMOST VOMIT)

[ I ] to experience the sudden, uncomfortable feeling in the throat and stomach that makes you feel that you are going to vomit:

The smell of burning rubber made him gag.

gag verb (COVER WITH PIECE OF CLOTH)

[ T ] to put a piece of cloth over or in a person's mouth to stop the person from speaking, shouting, or calling for help:

He was left bound and gagged until the next morning.

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