gippy

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/ (ˈdʒɪpɪ) slang /

noun plural -pies

an Egyptian person or thing
Also called: gippo plural -poes a Gypsy

adjective

Egyptian
gippy tummy diarrhoea, esp as experienced by visitors to hot climates

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Word Origin for gippy

C19: from Gypsy and Egyptian

British Dictionary definitions for gippy (2 of 2)

gippy2
/ (ˈɡɪpɪ) /

noun plural -ies

Northern English dialect a starling
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