gimp


From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Gimp \Gimp\, a. [W. gwymp fair, neat, comely.]
   Smart; spruce; trim; nice. [Obs. or Prov. Eng.]
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Gimp \Gimp\, n. [OF. guimpe, guimple, a nun's wimple, F. guimpe,
   OHG. wimpal a veil G. wimpel pennon, pendant. See Wimple,
   n.]
   A narrow ornamental fabric of silk, woolen, or cotton, often
   with a metallic wire, or sometimes a coarse cord, running
   through it; -- used as trimming for dresses, furniture, etc.
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         Gimp nail, an upholsterer's small nail.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Gimp \Gimp\, v. t.
   To notch; to indent; to jag.
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