Reference Entry

gaff n.

Jonathon Green

in Green's Dictionary of Slang

Published by Chambers Harrap Publishers

Published in print January 2010 |
Published online January 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199829941

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1 a cheating device in gambling, orig. a small hook set in a ring used by a card-sharp.

1859 Matsell

Reference Entry.  519 words. 

Subjects: Language Reference

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