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English noun: GAD

1. GAD (state) an anxiety disorder characterized by chronic free-floating anxiety and such symptoms as tension or sweating or trembling or lightheadedness or irritability etc that has lasted for more than six months


Synonymsanxiety reaction, generalized anxiety disorder


Broader (hypernym)anxiety disorder

2. gad (artifact) a sharp prod fixed to a rider's heel and used to urge a horse onward


SamplesCowboys know not to squat with their spurs on.


Synonymsspur


Broader (hypernym)goad, prod


Part holonymrowel


Part meronymboot


English verb: gad

1. gad (motion) wander aimlessly in search of pleasure


Synonymsgallivant, jazz around


Pattern of useSomebody ----s


Broader (hypernym)cast, drift, ramble, range, roam, roll, rove, stray, swan, tramp, vagabond, wander









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