Gives
Gives Gives, n. pl. [See {Give}, n.] Fetters. [1913 Webster]

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  • Gives — Recorded in many spelling forms, although all are quite rare, including Gave, Gavey, Geeves, Gieves, Gever, Give, Gives, Gyves, Goves, Goves, Govey, Jovey and Jovis, this unusual surname is medieval English, but of French pre 8th century origins …   Surnames reference

  • gives — gɪv n. elasticity, flexibility, ability to yield v. bestow; deliver; donate; produce; be convinced, weaken, yield; do, provide, host (a party, etc.) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • GIVES — …   Useful english dictionary

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  • gives the shivers — makes one feel apprehension or horror, gives the creeps …   English contemporary dictionary

  • gives herself easily — readily devotes herself, commits herself without difficulty …   English contemporary dictionary

  • gives him the silent treatment — does not speak to him (due to anger) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • gives himself airs — has an affected or artificial manner, acts haughtily …   English contemporary dictionary

  • gives the creeps — shocks, makes one shudder …   English contemporary dictionary

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