gie

1
[gee]

gie

2
[gee]
noun
  1. gi.

gi

or gie

[gee]
noun
  1. a lightweight, two-piece, usually white garment worn by barefooted martial-arts participants, consisting of loose-fitting pants and a wraparound jacket with cloth belt.

Origin of gi

1970–75; shortening of Japanese jūdō-gi jujitsu garb, equivalent to jūdō judo + -gi, combining form of ki to wear
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British Dictionary definitions for gie

gie

verb
  1. a Scot word for give

gi

1
noun
  1. a loose-fitting white suit worn in judo, karate, and other martial artsa karate gi

Word Origin for gi

from Japanese -gi costume, from ki to wear

gi

2
the internet domain name for
  1. Gibraltar

Gi

abbreviation for
  1. gilbert

GI

1
noun US informal
  1. plural GIs or GI's a soldier in the US Army, esp an enlisted man
adjective
  1. conforming to US Army regulations; of standard government issue

Word Origin for GI

C20: abbrev. of government issue

GI

2

g.i.

abbreviation for
  1. gastrointestinal
  2. glycaemic index
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gie in Medicine

GI

abbr.
  1. gastrointestinal
  2. Gingival Index
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