Definition of gelt:
- A gelding.
- A genus of plants embracing several species and varieties differing much in appearance and qualities: such as the common cabbage ( B. oleracea), broccoli, cauliflowers, etc.; the wild turnip ( B. campestris); the common turnip ( B. rapa); the rape or coleseed ( B. napus), etc.
- Gilding; tinsel.
- Trubute, tax.
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- "The Water-Witch or, The Skimmer of the Seas", James Fenimore Cooper.
- "Bygone Cumberland and Westmorland", Daniel Scott.
- "The-Natural-History-of-Selborne", White, Gilbert.