Oct
08
2013

gall

Posted in Word of the Day by admin

gawl

noun

1. something bitter to experience.
example: The knowledge of his ex-wife’s happy remarriage was gall to him. 

2. a bitter emotion or attitude.
example: I expected him to object, but not with word so full of gall.  

3. liver bile.

4. impudence; nerve.
example: He had the gall to criticize his host’s food.

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