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English noun: gage

1. gage (artifact) street names for marijuana


Synonymsdope, grass, green goddess, locoweed, Mary Jane, pot, sens, sess, skunk, smoke, weed


Broader (hypernym)cannabis, ganja, marihuana, marijuana

2. gage (artifact) a measuring instrument for measuring and indicating a quantity such as the thickness of wire or the amount of rain etc.


Synonymsgauge


Broader (hypernym)measuring device, measuring instrument, measuring system


Narrower (hyponym)anemometer, depth gage, depth gauge, dipstick, gas gage, gas gauge, gasoline gage, gasoline gauge, petrol gage, petrol gauge, pluviometer, pressure gage, pressure gauge, rain gage, rain gauge, scribing block, strain gage, strain gauge, surface gage, surface gauge, udometer, vacuum gage, vacuum gauge, water gage, water gauge, water glass, wind gage, wind gauge, wire gage, wire gauge


English verb: gage

1. gage (competition) place a bet on


SamplesWhich horse are you backing?.
I'm betting on the new horse.


Synonymsback, bet on, game, punt, stake


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s on something


Broader (hypernym)bet, play, wager


Narrower (hyponym)ante, double up, parlay









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