gimme

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Written form of a reduction of "give me"

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gimme

  1. (colloquial) give me.
    Gimme the ball.

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Noun[edit]

gimme (plural gimmes)

  1. (colloquial) something easily obtained
    It's a gimme.
  2. (golf) A tap-in putt, usually a couple inches from the cup.
    Don't count two strokes for that - it was a gimme, if I wasn't holding the flag with my other hand, for the next players waiting on the hole, it would have gone in.

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