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guv  (ɡʌv or guv'nor  (ˈɡʌvnə



  1. (British) an informal name for governor

Example Sentences Including 'guv'

Then at last, his voice down almost to a pleading whine: `I suppose that's down to you, guv.
Parkes, Roger Riot
Thank you, guv ,' said Bowler, just staying this side of open mockery.
Anthony Masters CASCADES - THE DAY OF THE DEAD (2001)
`Prisoners do have rights, guv , like his welfare officer said.
Parkes, Roger Riot


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