) or guv'nor (ˈɡʌvnə
- (British) an informal name for governor
Example Sentences Including 'guv'
Mike goes `Evening guv ",' every evening, and every evening he ignores him.
Thank you, guv ,' said Bowler, just staying this side of open mockery.
CASCADES - THE DAY OF THE DEAD (2001)
The best attitude to take if you find yourself in hospital after an accident is `Not my fault, guv ".
New Scientist (1998)
Then at last, his voice down almost to a pleading whine: `I suppose that's down to you, guv.
You know the sort of thing, `It's more work than you'd think, guv... It's gonna cost yer... I'm having some trouble getting the materials.
Sun, News of the World (2000)
`Okay, it was a fair cop guv , there's nothing I can do about it now.
A MULTITUDE OF SINS: Golden Brown, The Stranglers and Strange Little Girls (2004)
`Prisoners do have rights, guv , like his welfare officer said.
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