gak

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English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Imitative of a gagging noise in the throat.

Interjection[edit]

gak

  1. Expressing disgust or trepidation.
    • 2002, "93 Percent Wise", the NT then and now (discussion on Internet newsgroup alt.messianic)
      proselytizing is, ultimately, a disgusting way of relating to people. whether it's amway, xnty, or discovery toys, it's just awful manipulation pride and disrespect. i hate it, i hate that i did it, it's yucky yucky yucky. puke puke gak vomit.
    • 2008, Erin McCarthy, You Don't Know Jack
      Gak. She'd thought that's what it meant. Her heart slammed into her gut. No, no, no.
    • 2009, Joel Rubinoff, It's not a dream: They're back (in Toronto Star, 19 March 2009)
      Unsure what to make of it, I flicked on Entertainment Tonight (7:30 p.m. weekdays on NBC, Global) to find — gak — his sister Marie, who served her own headline-grabbing stint on Dancing two seasons ago, being treated like visiting royalty by the outrageously overcaffeinated Mary Hart.

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

gak (uncountable)

  1. (slang) The drug crystal meth.

Albanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Albanian *gauka, from Proto-Indo-European *gʷōus ‘ox, cow’ (compare English cow, Latvian govs, Greek βοῦς (voῦs)).

Noun[edit]

gak m (indefinite plural geqe)

  1. boar (male pig)

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Danish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɡak/, [ɡ̊ɑɡ̊]

Etymology 1[edit]

From the adjective gak (nuts, bats).

Noun[edit]

gak n

  1. madness, insanity (see Wikisaurus:insanity)
Usage notes[edit]

have gak i låget, være gak i låget – to be bats or nuts

Synonyms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From gaga (gaga), from French gaga, from gâteux (senile, incontinent).

Adjective[edit]

gak

  1. bats, nuts (see Wikisaurus:insane)
Synonyms[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

See (to walk).

Verb[edit]

gak

  1. (archaic) Imperative of .