verb (used with object)
Words nearby gift
Origin of gift
OTHER WORDS FROM giftgift·less, adjective
synonym study for gift
Definition for gift (2 of 2)
Examples from the Web for gift
The kids had a gift for him too, a tee shirt with ‘Baseball Spoken Here’ stenciled across the front.
While the chicken today might be the least exotic bird one can think of, it was once a gift that wowed kings.The History of the Chicken: How This Humble Bird Saved Humanity|William O’Connor|December 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
A Christmas Carol revived and reinvented it around the gift of giving.
Both Prados have enough magic that, after you visit them, the whole world feels like their gift shop for a few hours.The Life and Hard Times Of The Family A Cuban Defector Left Behind|Brin-Jonathan Butler|December 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Then the gift card is shopped online in a gray market to collect cold currency.The Insane $11 Billion Scam at Retailers’ Return Desks|M.L. Nestel|December 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Her mother had taught her to be scrupulously honest about such matters, and she wanted the gift to be altogether hers.Kathie's Soldiers|Amanda Minnie Douglas
Sir Michael, not possessing the gift of eloquence himself, beckoned to his elder brother to speak.Tales From Jkai|Mr Jkai
I have looked into it once before,—on its first reception as a gift from the author.Over the Teacups|Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.
His “Merry Christmas” to Mrs. Purtett was followed up by a ravished kiss and the gift of a silver butter-knife.
He possesses every gift which women and men both admire, but he hasn't our standards.The Great Prince Shan|E. Phillips Oppenheim
British Dictionary definitions for gift (1 of 2)
Derived forms of giftgiftless, adjective
Word Origin for gift
British Dictionary definitions for gift (2 of 2)
n acronym for
Idioms and Phrases with gift
In addition to the idiom beginning with gift
- gift of gab
- look a gift horse in the mouth