gregariousness

  1. the quality of being gregarious--having a dislike of being alone

    Type Of : sociability, sociableness

gaffe

  1. a socially awkward or tactless act

    Synonyms : faux pas, gaucherie, slip, solecism
    Type Of : bloomer, blooper, blunder, boner, boo-boo, botch, bungle, flub, foul-up, fuckup, pratfall

glib

  1. artfully persuasive in speech

    Synonyms : glib-tongued, smooth-tongued
    Examples :
    • a glib tongue
  2. having only superficial plausibility

    Synonyms : pat, slick
    Examples :
    • glib promises
  3. marked by lack of intellectual depth

    Examples :
    • glib generalizations
    • a glib response to a complex question

gustatory

  1. of or relating to gustation

    Synonyms : gustative, gustatorial

gullible

  1. naive and easily deceived or tricked

    Synonyms : fleeceable, green
    Examples :
    • at that early age she had been gullible and in love
  2. easily tricked because of being too trusting

    Examples :
    • gullible tourists taken in by the shell game

gullibility

  1. tendency to believe too readily and therefore to be easily deceived

    Synonyms : credulousness
    Type Of : naiveness, naivete, naivety

guileless

  1. free of deceit

    Synonyms : transparent

guile

  1. the quality of being crafty

    Synonyms : craftiness, deceitfulness
    Type Of : disingenuousness
  2. the use of tricks to deceive someone (usually to extract money from them)

    Synonyms : chicane, chicanery, shenanigan, trickery, wile
    Type Of : dissimulation, dissembling, deceit, deception
  3. shrewdness as demonstrated by being skilled in deception

    Synonyms : craft, craftiness, cunning, foxiness, slyness, wiliness
    Type Of : astuteness, perspicaciousness, perspicacity, shrewdness

guffaw

  1. a burst of deep loud hearty laughter

    Synonyms : belly laugh
    Type Of : laugh, laughter
  2. laugh boisterously

    Synonyms : laugh loudly
    Type Of : express joy, express mirth, laugh

gritty

  1. composed of or covered with particles resembling meal in texture or consistency

    Synonyms : coarse-grained, farinaceous, grainy, granular, granulose, mealy
  2. willing to face danger

    Synonyms : game, gamey, gamy, mettlesome, spirited, spunky