Definitions For Gag

noun

  • Restraint put into a person's mouth to prevent speaking or shouting
  • A humorous anecdote or remark intended to provoke laughter
  • Something said or done to make people laugh
  • Something done as a playful trick
  • Something (such as a piece of cloth) that is put into or over someone's mouth in order to prevent speech

verb

  • Make an unsuccessful effort to vomit; strain to vomit
  • Cause to retch or choke
  • Struggle for breath; have insufficient oxygen intake
  • Make jokes or quips
  • Tie a gag around someone's mouth in order to silence them
  • Be too tight; rub or press
  • Prevent from speaking out
  • To put something (such as a piece of cloth) into or over a person's mouth in order to prevent that person from speaking, calling for help, etc.
  • To prevent (someone) from speaking freely or expressing opinions
  • To vomit or feel as if you are about to vomit : to feel as if what is in your stomach is going to come up into your mouth

Is Gag a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Scrabble
5
Words with Friends
7

The word Gag is worth 5 points in Scrabble and 7 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Gag in a Sentence

  • The government is trying to gag the press.
  • The terrible smell of rotting fish made me gag
  • The movie relies on simpleminded gags for laughs.
  • They hid his clothes as a gag.
  • They tied up the hostages and put gags in their mouths.

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