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gansey

/ (ˈɡænzɪ) /
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noun
dialect a jersey or pullover
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Word Origin for gansey

from the island of Guernsey
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How to use gansey in a sentence

  • He introduced him to me as Elburtus Gansey, my 4th cousin; and I made a handsome curchy.

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