Gammer definition

gămər
An elderly woman.
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An old woman, esp. one from the country.
noun
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(obsolete) An old woman.
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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
gammer
Plural:
gammers

Origin of gammer

  • Probably alteration (influenced by grandmother) of godmother

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • Reduction of godmother or grandmother.

    From Wiktionary