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Synonyms and Antonyms of gaffer

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synonym (synonym of gaffer)

hypernym (gaffer IS A KIND OF .... relation)

  • a person who exercises control over workers (noun.person)
    one who supervises or has charge and direction of (noun.person)
  • an elderly man (noun.person)
    a man who is very old (noun.person)
  • an electrician responsible for lighting on a movie or tv set (noun.person)
    a person who installs or repairs electrical or telephone lines (noun.person)

hyponym (.... IS A KIND OF gaffer relation)

  • a person who exercises control over workers (noun.person)
    South African term for `boss' (noun.person)
  • (noun.person)
    the foreman of a work gang (noun.person)
  • (noun.person)
    a member of a work gang who supervises the other workers (noun.person)

derivation (.... is derived from gaffer)

synonym hypernym hyponym derivation antique old geezer old-timer oldtimer boss chief supervisor electrician lineman graybeard greybeard methuselah baas ganger assistant foreman foremanship autocratic bossy age-old antique

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