AskDefine | Define gamp

Dictionary Definition

gamp n : colloquial terms for an umbrella [syn: brolly]

User Contributed Dictionary



After Sarah Gamp, a character who carried an umbrella in Charles Dicken's Martin Chuzzlewit



  1. In the context of "UK": (archaic or dialect): An umbrella.

Extensive Definition

Gamp is a colloquial, primarily British, term for an umbrella.
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