Meaning of G in English

I. ˈjē noun

( plural g's or gs ˈjēz)

Usage: often capitalized, often attributive

Date: before 12th century


a. : the 7th letter of the English alphabet

b. : a graphic representation of this letter

c. : a speech counterpart of orthographic g

2. : the fifth tone of a C-major scale

3. : a graphic device for reproducing the letter g

4. : one designated g especially as the seventh in order or class


[ g ravity]

: acceleration of gravity ; also : a unit of force that is equal to the force exerted by gravity on a body at rest and is used to indicate the force to which a body is subjected when undergoing acceleration


[ g rand]

slang : a sum of $1000

7. : something shaped like the letter G

II. abbreviation

1. acceleration of gravity; gravity

2. game

3. gauge

4. gelding

5. gender

6. good

7. gram

Merriam-Webster's Collegiate English vocabulary.      Энциклопедический словарь английского языка Merriam Webster.