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  • noun

Synonyms for gaffer

an electrician responsible for lighting on a movie or tv set

a person who exercises control over workers

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1987), Gaffa and Gaffa (2004) and Egbere et al, 2007.
In fact, I was halfway through gaffa taping bubble-wrap to the front door to eliminate any loud knocking from unexpected visitors when the girlfriend told me she'd leave me and take the guinea pigs if I kept the madness up.
But if you'd rather tour the world than go round in circles, then you'll need a reliable motorcycle, Gaffa tape (always handy
Gaffa Geoffrey Hassan, 45, a patient at Glanrhyd Hospital, Bridgend, was last seen in central Cardiff on Thursday, December 16.
This will include the drama The Pearl between Dasha and Gaffa,l Salah Al Din opera, Abu AlKassimAl Shabi opera, and a number of poetry nights and cultural plays.
You can end up saying, "There's a nice box and some tin foil and gaffa tape and stick a few empty beer cans in there and that looks like a robot.
Rafa the gaffa was certainly happy with the fightback and Pennant may have done himself a power of good should the Reds' boss need extra ammunition in west London.
The Glasgow-based seller, listed as DJ Gaffa 2004, now faces possible fraud charges.
Gaffa Hassan is detained under the Mental Health Act 1983, and has been a patient at Llanarth Court Hospital in Abergavenny since January 2001.
A record of one win, two seconds and a third in the 7f Directa Gaffa Fillies' Maiden suggests any representative in that race is worth noting.
The Gaffa will be sadly missed by all his boys at The Holt FC xxx.
You can even meet members of the cast from The Only Way is Birmingham - Selina, Gaffa, Kira and Hayley.
Much loved wife of the late Frankie, dearly loved mam of Sharon, special motherinlaw of Gaffa, loving nanna of Jay, Corben and Reuben, very dear sister of Bena and the late Annie, Tommy, Alec and Agnes and also a dear sisterinlaw, and aunty who will be very sadly missed.
Unfortunately there are a couple of fillers such as Oh, La and Suspended In Gaffa, which gives the slight impression they rushed the album, focusing on quantity rather than quality.