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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR GIMP

"She hasn't any of Josie's gimp," was old Cyrus's unspoken fault.

For a moment I toyed with the idea of being honest with the Gimp.

But then it did indeed occur to me that maybe I could make use of the Gimp.

It'll want a piece of binding, or gimp, tacked around the edges.

"Peculiar about Charlie," Gimp answered, looking awed and puzzled.

Gimp waved them off angrily, but they valeted for him, anyhow.

"I'll check your ionic setting for you, Two-and-Two," Gimp answered him.

The earnings didn't change Nelsen's life much, nor Gimp's, nor Ramos'.

Gimp and Frank got permission to pass the lock after about fifteen minutes.

Ramos' and Gimp's drums were loaded into the job scout's rocket.

WORD ORIGIN

1925, "a crippled leg," also "a crippled person," perhaps by association with limp, or a corruption of gammy (see game (adj.)).

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