desperate (for relief, typically in the form of sex or alcohol). Like its synonym chok-ing, gagging (literally, retching) became a popular vulgarism in all social circles dur-ing the 1990s. The phrase 'gagging for it' refers specifically and invariably to sex.

Contemporary slang . 2014.

Игры ⚽ Нужна курсовая?

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Gagging — Deepthroating: Übliche Ausführung Als Deepthroating [ˈdiːpˌθroʊtɪŋ] oder Deep Throat wird eine Variante des Oralsex bezeichnet, bei der der Penis gänzlich im Rachen aufgenommen wird. Der englische Begriff „Deep Throat“ setzt sich zusammen aus den …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Gagging — Gag Gag, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Gagged}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Gagging}.] [Prob. fr. W. cegio to choke or strangle, fr. ceg mouth, opening, entrance.] 1. To stop the mouth of, by thrusting sometimes in, so as to hinder speaking; hence, to silence by… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • gagging — adj. Gagging is used with these nouns: ↑order …   Collocations dictionary

  • gagging order — ➔ order1 * * * gagging order UK US noun [C] (UK LAW ► an official order not to discuss something, especially a legal case: impose/issue/lift a gagging order »The judge issued a gagging order to prevent the witnesses from speaking to the press.… …   Financial and business terms

  • gagging clause — also gag clause ➔ clause * * * gagging clause UK US noun [C] (UK LAW ► a part of an employment agreement that prevents an employee from providing information about their employer to the public: »A proposed gag clause, which would restrict union… …   Financial and business terms

  • gagging order — noun A court order forbidding the public discussion or reporting in the media of a current case • • • Main Entry: ↑gag * * * gagging order variant [ˈɡæɡɪŋ ˌɔː(r)də(r)] [ˈɡæɡɪŋ ˌɔrdər] Main entry: gag order …   Useful english dictionary

  • gagging for — (informal) Eagerly desirous of • • • Main Entry: ↑gag …   Useful english dictionary

  • gagging order — gag order UK / US or gagging order UK [ˈɡæɡɪŋ ˌɔː(r)də(r)] / US [ˈɡæɡɪŋ ˌɔrdər] noun [countable] Word forms gag order : singular gag order plural gag orders Word forms gagging order : singular gagging order plural gagging orders an order from a… …   English dictionary

  • gagging for it — • to be very randy or asking for sex in ones mannerisms. e.g.. Look at the bird over there, she looks like she s gagging for it …   Londonisms dictionary

  • gagging (for something) — Phrs. To have an extreme desire for something. E.g. I m gagging for a night of vigorous, sweaty, dancing …   English slang and colloquialisms

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”