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  5  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Gimp  \Gimp\,  n.  [OF.  guimpe,  guimple,  a  nun's  wimple,  F.  guimpe, 
  OHG.  wimpal  a  veil  G.  wimpel  pennon,  pendant.  See  {Wimple}, 
  n.] 
  A  narrow  ornamental  fabric  of  silk,  woolen,  or  cotton,  often 
  with  a  metallic  wire,  or  sometimes  a  coarse  cord,  running 
  through  it  --  used  as  trimming  for  dresses,  furniture,  etc 
 
  Gimp  nail,  an  upholsterer's  small  nail. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Gimp  \Gimp\,  v.  t. 
  To  notch;  to  indent;  to  jag. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Gimp  \Gimp\,  a.  [W.  gwymp  fair,  neat,  comely.] 
  Smart;  spruce;  trim;  nice.  [Obs.  or  Prov.  Eng.] 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  gimp 
  n  :  disability  of  walking  due  to  crippling  of  the  legs  or  feet 
  [syn:  {lameness},  {limping},  {gimpiness},  {gameness},  {claudication}] 
 
  From  V.E.R.A.  --  Virtual  Entity  of  Relevant  Acronyms  13  March  2001  [vera]: 
 
  GIMP 
  General  /  GNU  Image  Manipulation  Program  (Linux,  Graphik,  GNU) 
 
 




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