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07:59 Oct 26, 2006
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English to English translations [PRO]
Slang / Irish and Scottish slang
English term or phrase: Giglet
Giglet is a Broad Scots and Scottish slang term for a "giddy romping girl". Are its variations-gig,goglet,giggler,etc. Scottish, and is giglet a term used in Ireland? Please let me know. :D

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Maria Luisa Duarte

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Irish Slang - [ Traduzca esta página ]Eirog, n. Sprightly comely girl. Elected, vb. ... Hiberno-Irish pronunciation of whore, but not used exclusively to refer to prostitutes. ...
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Maria Luisa Duarte
Local time: 10:22
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in PortuguesePortuguese
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Asker: Hello Maria, I want to know if "giglet" is used in the context I gave, "romping girl".

Asker: In the context I gave, among Irish speakers.

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