wordswarm.net: free dictionary lookup

NEW: Pecarus, by Lexmilian de Mello,
A Book of Poetry Inspired by Wordswarm.net

Wordswarms From Years Past


13-Letter Words
12-Letter Words
11-Letter Words
10-Letter Words
9-Letter Words
8-Letter Words
7-Letter Words
6-Letter Words
5-Letter Words
4-Letter Words
3-Letter Words


Adjacent Words

gimbaled
gimbals

Gimmal definitions

Webster's 1828 Dictionary

GIM'MAL, n. Some device or machinery.
GIM'MAL, a. Consisting of links.

Merriam Webster's

noun Etymology: alteration of obsolete gemel double ring more at gimbal Date: 1598 1. plural joined work (as in a clock) whose parts move within each other 2. a finger ring consisting of a pair or series of interlocked rings

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Gimmal Gim"mal, n. [Prob. the same word as gemel. See Gemel, and cf. Gimbal.] 1. Joined work whose parts move within each other; a pair or series of interlocked rings. 2. A quaint piece of machinery; a gimmer. [Obs.]



comments powered by Disqus

Wordswarm.net: Look up a word or phrase

 


wordswarm.net: free dictionary lookup