Definitions for "Gudgeon"
Keywords:  pintle, rudder, pivot, sternpost, hinge
The pin of iron fastened in the end of a wooden shaft or axle, on which it turns; formerly, any journal, or pivot, or bearing, as the pintle and eye of a hinge, but esp. the end journal of a horizontal.
A metal eye or socket attached to the sternpost to receive the pintle of the rudder.
The part of gate hinge assembly that is fixed to the gate post. The hinge straps fit over the gudgeon.
Keywords:  carp, bait, freshwater, gobio, fish
A small European freshwater fish (Gobio fluviatilis), allied to the carp. It is easily caught and often used for food and for bait. In America the killifishes or minnows are often called gudgeons.
der Gr√ľndling (-) Gobio gobio
a fish. (The Merchant of Venice)
A person easily duped or cheated.
To deprive fraudulently; to cheat; to dupe; to impose upon.
Keywords:  gunwale, guy
Keywords:  merit, skill, may
What may be got without skill or merit.