gonzo
adjective Etymology: origin unknown Date: 1971 1. idiosyncratically subjective but engagé <
gonzo journalism
>
2. bizarre 3. freewheeling or unconventional especially to the point of outrageousness <
a gonzo comedian
>

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  • GONZO — (studio) Pour les articles homonymes, voir Gonzo. Gonzo K.K 株式会社ゴンゾ[1] …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Gonzo — may refer to: *Gonzo (studio), a Japanese anime studio * The Gonzo , a college publication * , a documentary *Gonzo journalism *Gonzo pornography * Gonzo (show), a TV show hosted by Zane Lowe * Gonzo, a song by James BookerIn fictional characters …   Wikipedia

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  • Gonzo — bezeichnet: Gonzo Journalismus, eine Art entfesseltes, subjektives journalistisches Schreiben und Filmemachen eine Figur der Muppet Show, siehe Muppet Show den Spitznamen von Matthias Röhr, des Gitarristen der Band Böhse Onkelz, Gonzo (Band),… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • gonzo — 1971, Amer.Eng., in Hunter S. Thompson s phrase gonzo journalism. Thompson in 1972 said he got it from editor Bill Cardosa and explained it as some Boston word for weird, bizarre. Probably from It. gonzo rude, sottish, perhaps from Sp. ganso and… …   Etymology dictionary

  • gonzo — / gondzo/ [etimo incerto]. ■ agg. [che presta fede a chiunque e a qualunque cosa: un ragazzo g. ] ▶◀ ingenuo, sciocco, semplicione, sempliciotto, sprovveduto, stolto, stupido, tonto. ◀▶ astuto, (lett.) callido, scaltro. ■ s.m. (f. a ) [chi presta …   Enciclopedia Italiana

  • gonzo — s. m. Peça, geralmente metálica, composta por duas partes que ligam ao mesmo eixo, permitindo movimento em portas, janelas, tampas, etc. = BISAGRA, DOBRADIÇA, QUÍCIO   ‣ Etimologia: latim gomphus, i, cavilha, prego, juntura …   Dicionário da Língua Portuguesa

  • gonzo — [adj] bizarre crazy, far fetched, insane, odd, strange, unconventional, weird, wild; concepts 547,564 …   New thesaurus

  • gonzo — ☆ gonzo [gän′zō ] adj. [< It, blockhead < ?] Slang 1. bizarre, unrestrained, or extravagant: used esp. of a style of personal journalism 2. crazy or foolish …   English World dictionary

  • Gonzo — У этого термина существуют и другие значения, см. Gonzo (значения). GONZO …   Википедия

  • GONZO — Unternehmenslogo von Gonzo K.K. Gonzo (jap. 株式会社ゴンゾ, Kabushiki gaisha Gonzo) ist ein japanisches Animations Studio, welches eine 100% ige Tochter der GDH Gruppe (Gonzo Digimation Holding) ist. Die Gonzo Animes sind teilweise in Deutschland bei… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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