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Definition of Gab

  • The hook on the end of an eccentric rod opposite the strap. See. Illust. of Eccentric.
  • The mouth; hence, idle prate; chatter; unmeaning talk; loquaciousness.
  • To talk idly; to prate; to chatter.
  • light informal conversation for social occasions
  • talk profusely

How to use gab in a sentence. Gab pronunciation.

Zu einer lebhaftern Geselligkeit gab die Ankunft des Grafen Fries jedoch neuen Anlass.
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Taetigkeit Ziel und Mass gab, machte solche Raeume angenehm und wuenschenswert, wo man seine Zeit nuetzlich in Ruh' und Kuehlung zubringen konnte.
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Die Sixtinische Kapelle gab hiezu die schoenste Gelegenheit.
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Ich hatte naemlich von einer weiten Berg-und Waldtour die appetitlichsten Pilze mitgebracht und sie dem Koch uebergeben, der, ueber eine zwar seltene, aber in jenen Gegenden sehr beruehmte Speise hoechst vergnuegt, sie aufs schmackhafteste zubereitet auf die Tafel gab.
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He worked there, as he said himself, 'like a horse;' spent his mornings in the schools, his afternoons in the cottages; preached four or five extempore sermons every week to overflowing congregations; took the lead, by virtue of the 'gift of the gab,' at all 'religious' meetings for ten miles round; and really did a great deal of good in his way.
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None of your gab,' says I.
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He has his gift-he has not, it is true, the gift of the gab, but he has something better, he was born with a grin on his face, a quiet grin; he would not have done to grin through a collar like his father, and would never have been taken up by Hopping Ned and Biting Giles, but that grin of his caused him to be noticed by a much greater person than either; an attorney observing it took a liking to the lad, and prophesied that he would some day be heard of in the world; and in order to give him the first lift, took him into his office, at first to light fires and do such kind of work, and after a little time taught him to write, then promoted him to a desk, articled him afterwards, and being unmarried and without children, left him what he had when he died.
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I have known coves with a better gift of the gab, though not many, but he always speaks to the purpose, and understands law thoroughly; and that's not all.
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Well, he makes his appearance at our circuit, does very well, of course, but he has a somewhat high front, as becomes an honest man, and one who has beat every one at Latin and matthew mattocks; and who can speak first-rate law and sense;-but see now, the cove with the grin, who has like myself never been at college; knows nothing of Latin, or matthew mattocks, and has no particular gift of the gab, has two briefs for his one, and I suppose very properly, for that grin of his curries favour with the juries; and mark me, that grin of his will enable him to beat the other in the long run.
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Ich gab der Erde Schatten, den Vögeln Ruhe und den Tieren Früchte.
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Li das mächtigste Tier der Wiese war, so gab es niemand, der ihn wegschaffen konnte, wenn er nicht geneigt war.
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Je mehr Insekten nun zu ihr kamen, um so besser verstand sie ihre Schwestern umher und in der Ferne, sie begriff, daß sie ihr Lebensgrüße sandten und gab sie freien Sinnes zurück, immer die strahlende Blüte gegen die Sonne geöffnet, als sei keine Schuld und kein Fehl möglich, wenn sie sich ganz dem Licht anvertraute.
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Händen da und schaute ins Land, er wehrte der Eule nicht, noch gab er ihr recht, man hätte wirklich nicht mit Sicherheit sagen können, ob er ihr zugehört hatte.
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Sieh, ich gab meine irdische Zier, gib mir dein himmlisches Gold dafür.
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The younger sort were greatly taken wi' his gifts and his gab; but auld, concerned, serious men and women were moved even to prayer for the young man, whom they took to be a self-deceiver, and the parish that was like to be sae ill supplied.
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Hand breit aus der Scheide und ließ ihn mit einem Stoß zurückfallen, daß es einen leichten Klang gab.
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Zu dieser Zeit hatte der Zins als Gegenleistung die Übernahme einer besonderen Verlustgefahr, welcher das Eigentum dann ausgesetzt wurde, wenn der Eigentümer es aus seinem Besitz heraus in die Hand eines anderen gab.
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Embrun resisted for twenty-four hours, but at the end of that time it fell, and Victor Amadeus took up his headquarters there, while Eugene marched on to Gab.
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It was he who, contrary to the opinions of his officers, ordered the advance to Gab.
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Let me read you the letter of my well- beloved cousin and commander-in-chief:" "My dear kinsman and distinguished field-marshal: To my unspeakable regret, I am deprived, by a serious illness, of taking part in the attack upon Gab.
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Examples of Gab

Example #1
Er hatte den Abbate Casti bei sich, welcher durch Vorlesung seiner damals noch ungedruckten galanten Erzaehlungen grosse Lust erregte; sein heiterer freier Vortrag schien jene geistreichen, uebermaessig genialen Darstellungen vollkommen ins Leben zu bringen.
Example #2
Wir setzten nun zwar unser voriges stilles Leben fort, konnten aber das Vorurteil von Reichtum und vornehmer Geburt nicht mehr von uns ablehnen.
Example #3
Die Sixtinische Kapelle gab hiezu die schoenste Gelegenheit.
Example #4
Bericht August Zu Anfang dieses Monats reifte bei mir der Vorsatz, noch den naechsten Winter in Rom zu bleiben; Gefuehl und Einsicht, dass ich aus diesem Zustande noch voellig unreif mich entfernen, auch dass ich nirgends solchen Raum und solche Ruhe fuer den Abschluss meiner Werke finden wuerde, bestimmten mich endlich; und nun, als ich solches nach Hause gemeldet hatte, begann ein Zeitraum neuer Art.
Example #5
Taetigkeit Ziel und Mass gab, machte solche Raeume angenehm und wuenschenswert, wo man seine Zeit nuetzlich in Ruh' und Kuehlung zubringen konnte.