gift+of+gab

  • 1gift\ of\ gab — • gift of gab • gift of the gab n. phr. informal Skill in talking; ability to make interesting talk that makes people believe you. Many men get elected because of their gift of gab. Mr. Taylor s gift of gab helped him get a good job …

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  • 2Gift of Gab — may refer to:*Gift of Gab (film), a black and white film released in 1934 by Universal Pictures *Gift of Gab (rapper), American musician, member of Blackalicious *Irish legend of the Blarney Stone …

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  • 3Gift of gab — Gab Gab, n. [OE. gabbe gabble, mocking, fr. Icel. gabb mocking, mockery, or OF. gab, gabe; perh. akin to E. gape, or gob. Cf. {Gab}, v. i., {Gibber}.] The mouth; hence, idle prate; chatter; unmeaning talk; loquaciousness. [Colloq.] [1913 Webster] …

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  • 4Gift of Gab — Gift of Gab: película de 1934. Gift of Gab: rapero, MC de San Francisco/Bay Area hip hop duo Blackalicious, y uno de los miembros Quannum Projects. Esta página de desambiguación cataloga artículos relacionados con el mismo título. Si llegaste… …

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  • 5gift of gab — gift′ of gab′ n. inf an aptitude for speaking glibly …

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  • 6gift of gab — or gift of the gab : a talent for talking fluently * * * Informal. an aptitude for speaking fluently, glibly, or persuasively. Also, gift of the gab. [1675 85] * * * gift of gab or gift of the gab, fluency of speech; glibness: »It may be that [th …

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  • 7gift of gab — or[gift of the gab] {n. phr.}, {informal} Skill in talking; ability to make interesting talk that makes people believe you. * /Many men get elected because of their gift of gab./ * /Mr. Taylor s gift of gab helped him get a good job./ …

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  • 8gift of gab — or[gift of the gab] {n. phr.}, {informal} Skill in talking; ability to make interesting talk that makes people believe you. * /Many men get elected because of their gift of gab./ * /Mr. Taylor s gift of gab helped him get a good job./ …

    Dictionary of American idioms

  • 9gift of gab — n. the ability to speak well in public; the ability to persuade people verbally; the ability to speak well extemporaneously. □ Gary has the gift of gab, but it doesn’t get him anywhere. □ I wish I had the gift of gab. I’m just so shy …

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  • 10gift of gab — Informal. an aptitude for speaking fluently, glibly, or persuasively. Also, gift of the gab. [1675 85] * * * …

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  • 11gift of gab — Synonyms and related words: articulateness, big mouth, candor, command of language, command of words, communicativeness, conversableness, effective style, effusion, effusiveness, eloquence, eloquent tongue, expression, expressiveness, facundity,… …

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  • 12gift of gab — Date: 1839 the ability to talk glibly and persuasively …

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  • 13Gift of Gab (rapero) — Gift of Gab Datos generales Nombre real Tim Parker Nacimiento …

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  • 14Gift of Gab (rapper) — Gift of Gab (born Timothy Parker, in Vicksburg, Mississippi) is an African American MC best known for performing in the Bay Area hip hop duo Blackalicious with DJ Chief Xcel. He is also a member of Quannum Projects, a Bay Area hip hop crew and… …

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  • 15Gift of Gab (película de 1934) — Gift of Gab es una película cómica realizada en blanco y negro de 1934 por Universal Pictures. Reparto Edmund Lowe como Phillip Gift of Gab Gabney Gloria Stuart como Barbara Kelton Ruth Etting como Ruth Phil Baker como Absent minded Doctor Ethel… …

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  • 16Gift of Gab (film) — Infobox Film name = Gift of Gab image size = caption = director = Karl Freund producer = Rian James Carl Laemmle Jr. writer = Lou Breslow Philip G. Epstein Rian James Jerry Wald narrator = starring = Edmund Lowe Gloria Stuart music =… …

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  • 17the gift of gab — see ↑gab, 2 • • • Main Entry: ↑gift …

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  • 18(a) gift for gab — the gift of the ˈgab idiom (BrE) (US a gift for/of ˈgab) (informal, sometimes disapproving) the ability to speak easily and to persuade other people with your words …

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  • 19(a) gift of gab — the gift of the ˈgab idiom (BrE) (US a gift for/of ˈgab) (informal, sometimes disapproving) the ability to speak easily and to persuade other people with your words …

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  • 20gift — W2S2 [gıft] n [Date: 1200 1300; : Old Nors] 1.) something that you give someone, for example to thank them or because you like them, especially on a special occasion = ↑present ▪ The earrings were a gift from my aunt. gift of ▪ a generous gift of …

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