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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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A college football player who played for the University of Notre Dame; Also: (not a proper noun) One who defrauds or robs.

Usage examples (35)
  • Sounds like she has been watching some old movies where the Gipper is giving his team the old rah rah.
  • Well, why doesn't he just call the Gipper a communist while he's at it!
  • Our first dog, who died last July, was called Gipper to honor Ronald Reagan.
  • No wonder the Gipper was the most successful president in the post–World War II era. for more
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