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English definition of “gaffer”

gaffer

noun [C] (OLD MAN)    /ˈɡæf.ər/ US  // informal
an old manKinds of menMen and womenThe elderlyOld or old-fashionedDescribing people who are old
(Definition of gaffer noun (OLD MAN) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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