gifle

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EtymologyEdit

From Middle French gifle, from Old French giffe, from Old Frankish *kifal, *kifel ‎(jaw), from Proto-Germanic *kefalaz ‎(jaw). Cognate with Old English ceafl ‎(jaw, cheek). More at jowl.

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gifle f ‎(plural gifles)

  1. slap; slap in the face

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