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There are 3 meanings of the word Gaffer.

Gaffer - as a noun

An elderly man

Synonyms (Exact Relations)
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An electrician responsible for lighting on a movie or tv set

A person who exercises control over workers

Example: "If you want to leave early you have to ask the foreman"

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Example Sentences

"The gaffer is responsible for managing the lighting crew on a film set."
"The gaffer used a diffuser to soften the light for the scene."
"The gaffer tape is commonly used in theater productions to secure cables."
"Our gaffer has been working in the industry for over 20 years."
"The gaffer made sure each light was positioned perfectly for the shot."
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Word Game Points

Is GAFFER a valid Scrabble word?
Yes, gaffer is valid for both Scrabble US and EU
US/CA Valid UK/EU Valid

GAFFER has a SCRABBLE points total of 13.

Is GAFFER a valid Words With Friends word?
Yes, gaffer is valid for Words With Friends
Valid Word
GAFFER has a WORDS WITH FRIENDS points total of 14.

Is GAFFER a valid WordFeud word?
Yes, gaffer is valid for WordFeud
Valid Word
GAFFER has a WORDFEUD points total of 14.

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