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Gar is sometimes a misspelling of gauge or jar.

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Definition of the noun gar

What does gar mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: gars / gar

  1. primitive predaceous North American fish covered with hard scales and having long jaws with needlelike teeth
  2. elongate European surface-dwelling predacious fishes with long toothed jaws; abundant in coastal waters

Alternative definition of the noun gar


  1. Any of several fish, of the family Lepisosteidae, that have long, narrow jaws; garfish

Definition of the verb gar

What does gar mean as a doing word?

verb - inflections: garred | garring | gars

  1. [obsolete] To make, cause (someone to do something); to cause (something to be done). [definition 14th-19th c.]


Who is Gar?

Gar a.k.a. Gary Gulman: Gary Lewis Gulman is a stand-up comedian. He was a finalist on the NBC reality-talent show Last Comic Standing. In season 2, he finished in third place behind John Heffron and Alonzo Bodden. In 2005, he released his first CD, Conversations With Inanimate Objects.


Gar is a musical group.

  • albums: "嘎调", "灯火"


  1. Gar is a fictional film character.
  2. Gar is a fictional character from the 2002 film Reality Kills.
  3. Gar is a fictional film character.


Gar music style is a Tibetan form of chanting and dancing.


Gar a.k.a. Galeya Language: Galeya is a dialectically diverse Austronesian language spoken in the D'Entrecasteaux Islands of Papua New Guinea.

  • also known as Garea

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Google previewFishing for Buffalo (2009)

A Guide to the Pursuit and Cuisine of Carp, Suckers, Eelpout, Gar, and Other Rough Fish by Rob Buffler, Tom Dickson

The gar is a solid tube of muscle, covered in tight, interlocking enameled plates. So impenetrable is the armor...

The gar is an ancient fish from the family Lepisosteidae, Greek for “bony scale.” Restricted in range primarily ...

Google previewFreshwater Fishes of Manitoba (2004)

by Kenneth Stewart, Douglas Watkinson

FeediNg: The longnose gar is a fish predator at all except the smallest sizes. It is an ambush predator, which usually lives in the cover of weedbeds. Prey fish that pass too close are caught with a quick dart forward or a sideways sweep of the ...

Google previewThe Complete Martial Arts Training Manual (2012)

An Integrated Approach (Downloadable Media Included) by Ashley Martin

Hung Gar is a Southern style named after the Hung family (gar means family) that created it. It was created by Hung Hei Gun in the 18th century combining the best techniques from Tiger style and Crane Style.

Google previewRabash - The Social Writings (2011)

by Baruch Shalom HaLevi Ashlag

the Rosh is called GAR, meaning Keter-Hochma-Bina, and the Guf is called ZAT. They are two halves of the degree. This is why VAK is ...

Google previewSet Theory, Logic and Their Limitations (1996)

by Moshe Machover

For each x e A, then, gAr is a member of PA— that is, a subset of ,4.

Google previewMagical Alphabets (1992)

by Nigel Pennick

Gar is the final, 33rd, rune, of the Northumbrian rune-row. It has the phonetic value of 'G'. The meaning of this character is 'a spear'. Mythologically, this refers to Gungnir, the spear of Odin. Traditionally, spears used staves made of ash wood.

Google previewNew Universal Graphic Dictionary of the English Language, Self-pronouncing (1922)

Based on the Foundation Laid by Noah Webster and Other Lexicographers

е (gar'eJ or Sär-azh'), n. a 6 ь place m which automobiles are kept. o-arh ( silrl>), n. a dress; esternal fo form : v.t. to clothe.

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Indianapolis (1994)

by David J. Bodenhamer, Robert G. Barrows

The last GAR member died seven years later. DAN M. MITCHELL The 1893 GAR Encampment featured a replica of a Union gunboat, the Kearsarge, displayed on the Indiana State House lawn. [Indiana Historical Society, Bass Collection, ...

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Ane will gar a thousand lie.
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Scrabble value of G2A1R1

The value of this 3-letter word is 4 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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