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Definition of "gans" [gans]

  • Third-person singular simple present indicative form of gan. (verb) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "gans" in a sentence
  • ""Clew up fore and main to'gans'ls," he shouted; "take in the tops'ls."
  • "Colin, you go and furl the fore to'gans'l, and if the men are still busy on the tops'l yards, pass the gaskets round the main to'gans'l as well. ""
  • "But what the Government was really most boastful about was the way in which they reckoned the streets had been made safer for all peace-loving night-walking lewdies in the last six months, what with better pay for the police and the police getting like tougher with young hooli - gans and perverts and burglars and all that cal."