- 1rude behavior showing a lack of respect that is surprising because the person doing it is not embarrassed synonym Then they had the gall to complain! I almost admired the utter gall of the man.
- 2(formal) a bitter feeling full of hatred synonym resentment words full of venom and gall
- 3a swelling on plants and trees caused by insects, disease, etc.
- 4(old-fashioned) = bile