- to make a joke; jest.
Origin of gleek1
First recorded in 1540–50; origin uncertain
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Examples from the Web for gleeking
I have seen you gleeking and galling at this gentleman twice or thrice.Points of Humour, Part II (of II)
Word Origin and History for gleeking
card game, 1530s, from French glic, ghelicque (15c.), perhaps from Middle Dutch ghelic (Dutch gelijk) "like," because one of the goals of the game is collecting cards of the same rank.
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