Origin of gambier
Words nearby gambier
How to use gambier in a sentence
Thus, the sailor appellation of Admiral Gambier—“old bloody Politeful”—must not be inveighed against too hardly.A Cursory History of Swearing|Julian Sharman
It has several gold mines and a great quantity of land planted to pepper, gambier, gutta percha and rubber.Wanderings Among South Sea Savages And in Borneo and the Philippines|H. Wilfrid Walker
Gambier is an extract of the leaves and twigs of the eastern shrub Nauclea gambier.
The tannage consists of oak bark and myrabs together with gambier.
"Sude" and "velvet calf" are also tawed and retanned with gambier.