American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition
- n. Slang An old person, especially an eccentric old man.
- n. informal, chiefly UK, dated in US A male person.
- n. informal An old person, usually a male.
- n. UK A device for boiling water for such domestic uses as heating or washing; a boiler. The normal spelling is water geyser.
GNU Webster's 1913
- n. Contemptuous, Slang. A queer old fellow; an old chap; sometimes, an old woman.
- n. a man who is (usually) old and/or eccentric
- Probably alteration of dialectal guiser, masquerader, from Middle English gysar, from gysen, to dress, from gyse, guise, fashion; see guise. (American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
“Except when Brokeback Mountain lost: that was the last surge, the last stand of what I call the 'geezer vote'.”
“We should all boycott CBS and its advertisers unitl the old geezer is fired.”
“I am very saddend that this old geezer is still around still sucking at the public trough.”
“This old geezer is what is wrong with Washington D.C. That should tell you why he supports Hillary!”
“This old geezer is a walking, talking ball of contradictions, lies, malaprops and scary, “Dr. Strangelove” type personalities.”
“More proof that this old geezer is pandering to Clinton supporters.”
“The frisky geezer is someone who never got the memo to stick to golf from here on out.”
“And to be accused, as I was, of being a dodgy geezer, which is probably on the basis on my accent, I think that's a really poor show.”
“The geezer was a sheet-iron contraption in the shape of a pocket inkstand, and it stood on a perch in the corner, like a Russian icon, with a small blue flame flickering beneath it.”
“In the US a geezer is a word for an eccentric old man: in a previous heist he was reportedly seen wearing tubes connected to an oxygen cylinder.”
These user-created lists contain the word ‘geezer’.
A list of words that are odd or words that I have looked up.
WARNING: VERY EXPLICIT. YOU HAVE BEEN WARNED.
funny derogatory names, quotes, phrases.
( open list, randomness, ad hom, ad hominem )
buttfucking quitter, dirty sanchez, donkey punch, falcon punch, assbadger, unicorn turd, assclown, fudgenut, quackery, friggin homo, buttmuncher, jackwagon and 274 more...
Words with interesting etymologies.
Words that are fun to say....
Words I should learn/I want to learn/I just learned, with a quotation to help the medicine go down.
Words that have only one of the vowels. On this list I include only words with at least three vowels. When I first started the list, if a word had several forms, I generally listed only the one wit...
( personal list )
related (from me):
Palavras que pesquiso desde 2011.
Generic descriptors for a person that don't tell you anything about him or her (except, perhaps, that person's gender, age, or social class). Nice and anonymous. Useful at cocktail parties.
Looking for tweets for geezer.