What is the definition of gall?

Definitions for gall

  • verb - irritate or vex; "It galls me that we lost the suit"
  • verb - become or make sore by or as if by rubbing
  • noun - the trait of being rude and impertinent; inclined to take liberties
  • noun - a digestive juice secreted by the liver and stored in the gallbladder; aids in the digestion of fats
  • noun - a feeling of deep and bitter anger and ill-will
  • noun - abnormal swelling of plant tissue caused by insects or microorganisms or injury
  • noun - a skin sore caused by chafing
  • noun - an open sore on the back of a horse caused by ill-fitting or badly adjusted saddle
  • Pronounciation of gall

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    Synonyms for gall

    insolence resentment saddle sore crust cheekiness bitterness impertinence freshness rancor impudence bile rancour fret irk chafe

    Antonyms for gall

    No antonyms found for gall.

    Holonyms for gall

    No holonyms found for gall.

    Hypernyms for gall

    discourtesy hostility sore rudeness enmity animal disease digestive juice ill will digestive fluid plant tissue anger irritate

    Hyponyms for gall

    hutzpah grudge enviousness heartburning score oak apple chutzpa sulkiness grievance saddle sore chutzpah huffishness envy

    Meronyms for gall

    No meronyms found for gall.

    Sounds like gall

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