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a sharp metal spike or spur that is fastened to the leg of a gamecock

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a spar rising aft from a mast to support the head of a quadrilateral fore-and-aft sail

an iron hook with a handle

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Forget what you have just read if I get you a Xmas present as I've just blown the gaff - sorry.
Pink Floyd guitarist David Gilmour has also blown the gaff on the eastern Mediterranean's best-kept secret by making the album On An Island, inspired by his time on Kastellorizo.
He has blown the gaff that I never returned a book on photographic theory and practice in the late 1950s,'' splutters Mike in mock anger but, unable to sustain the stern mood, this rapidly dissolves into jocular chuckles.
Just as we were wondering whether to take the National Assembly seriously, Rhodri has blown the gaff by insisting on being known as leader of the Welsh Assembly Government.
He says: "Well, Dr Tonge certainly has blown the gaff in a big way.