Gaffer - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈɡæfər|  American pronunciation of the word gaffer
Brit.  |ˈɡafə|  British pronunciation of the word gaffer

noun

- an elderly man (syn: antique, old-timer, oldtimer)
- an electrician responsible for lighting on a movie or tv set
- a person who exercises control over workers (syn: boss, chief, foreman, honcho)

Word forms

noun
singular: gaffer
plural: gaffers
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