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The meaning of Gags


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A piece of cloth put in or over a person's mouth to prevent them from speaking.

Usage examples:

They tied him up and put a gag in his mouth

A device for keeping the patient's mouth open during a dental or surgical operation.

Usage examples:

He or she preps the neonate's face and mouth and also the mouth gag in a circular manner, proceedin…

A joke or an amusing story, especially one forming part of a comedian's act or in a film.

Usage examples:

Films that goad audiences into laughing at the most tasteless of gags

Put a gag on (someone).

Usage examples:

She was bound and gagged by robbers

Be very eager to have or do (something).

Usage examples:

I'm absolutely gagging for a pint

Tell jokes.

Usage examples:

They gagged about their sexual problems

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Word origin

mid 19th century (originally theatrical slang): of unknown origin.

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