• Gag Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) Something thrust into the mouth or throat to hinder speaking.
  2. (n.) A speech or phrase interpolated offhand by an actor on the stage in his part as written, usually consisting of some seasonable or local allusion.
  3. (v. i.) To introduce gags or interpolations. See Gag, n., 3.
  4. (v. t.) To cause to heave with nausea.
  5. (v. i.) To heave with nausea; to retch.
  6. (n.) A mouthful that makes one retch; a choking bit; as, a gag of mutton fat.
  7. (v. t.) To pry or hold open by means of a gag.
  8. (v. t.) To stop the mouth of, by thrusting sometimes in, so as to hinder speaking; hence, to silence by authority or by violence; not to allow freedom of speech to.

Choke, Fret, Heave, Jape, Jest, Joke, Laugh, Muzzle, Quip, Retch, Strangle, Suffocate, Wheeze, Yak,

• Gag law Definition & Synonyms

  1. () A law or ruling prohibiting proper or free debate, as in closure.

• Gagger Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) One who gags.
  2. (n.) A piece of iron imbedded in the sand of a mold to keep the sand in place.