- nBritisha contemptible person. A Liverpudlian and northern term of abuse which, since the 1960s, has spread to other areas of Britain including London. It usually indi-cates great distaste or contempt (gob refers to the mouth and shite to excre-ment; both are regional vulgarisms).
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gobshite — gob·shite (gŏbʹshīt ) n. Chiefly British Slang A person regarded as mean or contemptible. [Perhaps ultimately from obsolete gobshite, wad of expectorated chewing tobacco or tobacco juice : gob2 + dialectal shite, excrement (from Middle English… … Universalium
gobshite — noun /ˈɡɒbˌʃaɪt/ a) One who engages in nonsensical chatter or unwanted conversation. Whats that gobshite talking about now? b) A person of very poor judgment and unpleasant character … Wiktionary
gobshite — I Everyday English Slang in Ireland n idiot II Irish Slang idiot … English dialects glossary
gobshite — n. (British Slang) stupid and incompetent person … English contemporary dictionary
gobshite — • someone who talks rubbish all the time. This term is popular in the north of England and has recently been used down south … Londonisms dictionary
gobshite — [ gɒbʃʌɪt] noun vulgar slang, chiefly Irish a stupid or incompetent person … English new terms dictionary
gobshite — Noun. A person who talks nonsense or boasts to inflate their ego, a contemptible person … English slang and colloquialisms
gobshite — /ˈgɒbʃaɪt/ (say gobshuyt) noun Originally Irish English Colloquial a loudmouth person whose utterances are considered worthless … Australian English dictionary
gobshite — gobˈshite noun (vulgar sl) A stupid person • • • Main Entry: ↑gob … Useful english dictionary
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