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gas

1. n. intestinal gas. The baby has gas and will cry for a while longer.
2. n. nonsense. Hey, that’s about enough of your gas.
3. in. to talk nonsense; to brag. (see also gasbag.) Stop gassing for a minute and listen.
4. in. to have a good time. We gassed all evening.
5. and gasser n. a joke; a prank; a wild time. What a gas! I had a great time.
6. n. liquor, especially inferior liquor. Pour me a little more of that gas, will you?
7. and gas up in. to drink excessively; to get drunk. I come home every night and find that you’ve been gassing all day. He gassed up for a couple of hours while waiting for the plane.

gasser

verb
See gas
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Even so, one must admit that the Austro-Hungarian Model 1870 Gasser revolver might have represented an extreme example of this ethos.
Among the new generation of Gassers with "circus blood" are Johnny (19), Christopher (13), and Jessica (4), all of whom perform in Starlight, another Gasser family circus.
Gasser is a pianist totally at one with his instrument, last night fully attuned to the myriad technical demands of this piece.
A graduate of the University of Tampa, Gasser began his career as a certified public accountant working primarily with healthcare clients.
Gasser, for her part, welcomed the efforts exerted by Syria in order to speedup procedures related to the task of ICRC, affirming ICRC will intensify the efforts to have relief operations in Syria succeed.
Brust 3-9 6-6 15, Jackson 4-9 3-4 12, Dekker 3-4 8-8 15, Gasser 1-4 0-0 2, Kaminsky 4-7 0-0 8, Hayes 1-2 0-0 2, Dukan 3-5 0-0 8, Koenig 4-10 2-2 11, Brown 0-0 0-0 0.
Dave will bring an intimate knowledge of Greif's business to the Board," Gasser said.
A note found in their home "reflected that they were depressed," said Robert Gasser, a spokesman for the Ocean County Prosecutor's Office.
A concurrent exhibition was installed at the Klemens Gasser & Tanja Grunert gallery in New York.
Gasser plays Ste venson's epic Passacaglia on DSCH, itself a tribute to Shostakovich, last heard here several years ago in a memorable performance from Stevenson himself.
NEW YORK -- Fourth graph, second sentence of the quote from Bob Gasser should read: In Europe, ITG posted its second consecutive quarter of revenue growth and profitability (sted ITG posted its second profitable quarter in a row in Europe and its third quarter of sequential increase in revenue).
Meeting Director of International Committee of theRed Cross (ICRC) operations Dominique Steinhardt accompanied by head of the ICRCcommission in Syria Marianne Gasser on Thursday, Dr.
Brust 5-7 1-2 14, Jackson 2-4 2-2 7, Dekker 3-8 0-3 7, Gasser 0-5 4-4 4, Kaminsky 8-11 3-4 19, Hayes 5-9 0-2 10, Hill 0-1 0-0 0, Dukan 2-3 1-3 5, Koenig 1-2 0-0 3, Brown 0, Anderson 0, Bohannon 0.
Bost will replace Jeff Gasser who has held the position since 2004.