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TranslingualEdit

SymbolEdit

GG

  1. The ISO 3166-1 two-letter (alpha-2) code for Guernsey.
  2. The symbol for the gigagauss, a unit of magnetic field strength in the cgs system of units.

EnglishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • (US/UK) IPA(key): /dʒiː dʒiː/

NounEdit

GG (plural GGs)

  1. (politics, informal) Governor general or governor-general.
  2. (LGBT slang) Initialism of genetic girl.
  3. (LGBT slang) Initialism of genuine girl.
  4. (linguistics) Initialism of generative grammar.

InterjectionEdit

GG

  1. (online gaming, slang) Good game; commonly used at the end of a gaming match; also sometimes used to end an argument.
  2. (slang) Good going; may be used genuinely or sarcastically.

AdjectiveEdit

GG (not comparable)

  1. (Singapore, informal, colloquial) Likely to have an undesirable outcome, which one cannot change or escape from.
    • 2007 March 7, Thomas Kwok, Camping Grounds 2.0, What a week, accessed on 2015-10-22:
      Physics test today was out of the world…Honestly I think I’m going to fail big time…I didn’t know I had to study statics! What’s the point in testing LAST year’s work? Like wtf lawl…So i think I flung that section…GG liao lor…
    • 2010 November 18, QQfufa, Hardware Zone Singapore, Liverpool GG liao la, accessed on 2015-10-22:
      Liverpool GG liao la. Steven Jialat hamstring problem. Dirk Kuyt ankle problem. take west ham win this saturday.
    • 2013 December 23, BBdotcom Enterprise, Facebook, [1], accessed on 2015-10-22:
      GG liao.. I can't get in to my account liao ... Keep say someone inside...
    • 2015 October 20, Kitaro9202, Hardware Zone Singapore, GG liao moi go Malaysia forgot off my data roaming, accessed on 2015-10-22:
      Gg liao moi go Malaysia forgot to off my data roaming Den i check singtel app saying 1mb data roaming = $25.

Usage notesEdit

Most commonly used with other Singlish particles, particularly liao.

SynonymsEdit

Proper nounEdit

GG

  1. (Internet) Gamergate

ChineseEdit

Etymology 1Edit

PronunciationEdit


NounEdit

GG

  1. (Internet slang) Alternative form of 哥哥 (gēge).

Etymology 2Edit

Borrowed from English GG (good game).

PronunciationEdit


VerbEdit

GG

  1. (Internet slang) to be done for; to be doomed (especially in a game)

Etymology 3Edit

PronunciationEdit


Proper nounEdit

GG

  1. (Internet slang) Short for Google.

Etymology 4Edit

PronunciationEdit


NounEdit

GG

  1. (Internet slang) Alternative form of 雞雞鸡鸡 (jījī).

FrenchEdit

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

GG m (plural GG)

  1. (politics) Abbreviation of gouverneur-générale (governor-general).

NounEdit

GG f (plural GG)

  1. (politics) Abbreviation of gouverneure-générale (female governor-general).

GermanEdit

NounEdit

GG

  1. (German VDP wine classification) Initialism of Großes Gewächs.