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(1):

(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.

(2):

(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.

(3):

(v. t.) To pry or hold open by means of a gag.

(4):

(v. t.) To cause to heave with nausea.

(5):

(v. i.) To introduce gags or interpolations. See Gag, n., 3.

(6):

(n.) A mouthful that makes one retch; a choking bit; as, a gag of mutton fat.

(7):

(n.) Something thrust into the mouth or throat to hinder speaking.

(8):

(v. i.) To heave with nausea; to retch.


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Webster, Noah. Entry for 'Ag'. Noah Webster's American Dictionary. https://www.studylight.org/dictionaries/web/a/ag.html. 1828.

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