5 letter words starting with gil

Looking for a clue for todays Wordle or another Word game? Look no further! We got you covered. We got a few plausible five letter words starting with gil.

  • GILAS
  • GILDS
  • GILET
  • GILIA
  • GILLS
  • GILLY
  • GILPY
  • GILTS

Sometimes the solution is an uncommon word, then It’s time to learn something new. Here’s the definition of a few of these words:


Definition of gills

gills (noun)

  1. (animal anatomy) a breathing organ of fish and other aquatic animals
  2. (of a fish) a gill slit or gill cover
  3. One of the radial folds on the underside of the cap of a mushroom, on the surface of which the spore-producing organs are borne
  4. (animal anatomy) the fleshy flap that hangs below the beak of a fowl; a wattle
  5. The flesh under or about the chin; a wattle
  6. (spinning) one of the combs of closely ranged steel pins which divide the ribbons of flax fiber or wool into fewer parallel filaments

gills (verb)

  1. To remove the gills from a fish as part of gutting and cleaning it
  2. To catch (a fish) in a gillnet
  3. To be or become entangled in a gillnet

gills (noun)

  1. A drink measure for spirits and wine (size varies regionally but it is about one quarter of a pint)
  2. A measuring jug holding a quarter or half a pint

gills (noun)

  1. Rivulet
  2. Ravine

gills (noun)

  1. A two-wheeled frame for transporting timber

gills (noun)

  1. A leech

gills (noun)

  1. A female ferret
  2. A promiscuous woman; harlot, wanton
  3. A prostitute

gills (verb)

  1. To act as a prostitute.



Definition of gilts

gilts (noun)

  1. Gold or other metal in a thin layer; gilding.
  2. Money.
  3. A security issued by the Bank of England (see gilt-edged)
  4. A gilded object, an object covered with gold.

gilts (noun)

  1. A young female pig, at or nearing the age of first breeding.