—v.i. to move restlessly or aimlessly from one place to another: to gad about.
—n. the act of gadding.
Pronunciation: (gad),[key] —n. 1. a goad for driving cattle.
2. a pointed mining tool for breaking up rock, coal, etc.
Pronunciation: (gad),[key] —interj. (used as a mild oath.) Also,gad.
Pronunciation: (gad),[key] —n. 1. a son of Zilpah. Gen. 30:11.
2. one of the twelve tribes of Israel, traditionally descended from him.
3. a Hebrew prophet and chronicler of the court of David. II Sam. 24:11–19.