gammon

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A victory in backgammon achieved when the opponent has not taken a single stone; (also, rarely, backgammon, the game itself)
Chatter, ridiculous nonsense

He swore that all other religions were gammon,And wore out his knees in the worship of Mammon.

To lash with ropes (on a ship)
A rope fastening a bowsprit to the stem of a ship (usually called a gammoning)
To beat by a gammon (without the opponent taking a stone)
To deceive, to lie plausibly
To cure bacon by salting
The lower or hind part of a side of bacon
{n} a buttock of a hog salted and dried
To fasten (a bowsprit) to the stem of a vessel by lashings of rope or chain, or by a band of iron
The buttock or thigh of a hog, salted and smoked or dried; the lower end of a flitch
A rope fastening a bowsprit to the stem of a ship
{i} backgammon (game); nonsense (British); smoked ham
hind portion of a side of bacon
meat cut from the thigh of a hog (usually smoked)
To beat in the game of backgammon, before an antagonist has been able to get his "men" or counters home and withdraw any of them from the board; as, to gammon a person
To impose on; to hoax; to cajole
Backgammon
Gammon is smoked or salted meat, similar to bacon, from the back leg or the side of a pig. meat from a pig's leg which has been preserved using salt bacon
A victory in backgammon achieved when the opponent has not borne off a single stone
or counters home and withdraw any of them from the board; as, to gammon a person
To beat in the game of backgammon, before an antagonist has been able to get his "men"
An imposition or hoax; humbug
To make bacon of; to salt and dry in smoke
back gammon player
A sodomite
back gammon players
plural form of back gammon player
gammoning
Rope lashings on the bowsprit of a boat
gammoning
Present participle of gammon
gammoning
The lashing or iron band by which the bowsprit of a vessel is secured to the stem to opposite the lifting action of the forestays
gammoning
{i} rope or iron band by which the bowsprit of a ship is fastened to the stem to oppose the lifting movement of the mast's front rope (Nautical); act of imposing upon or tricking a person
gammoning
The act of imposing upon or hoaxing a person
gammons
plural of gammon
gammon

    Silbentrennung

    gam·mon

    Türkische aussprache

    gämın

    Aussprache

    /ˈgamən/ /ˈɡæmən/

    Etymologie

    [ 'ga-m&n ] (noun.) 15th century. Middle English, from Old North French gambon ham, from gambe leg; more at GAM.

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