Definition of Gamp-like in US English:

Gamp-like

adjective

  • Resembling or reminiscent of Mrs. Gamp in speech, demeanour, etc.; = Gampish. Also more fully "Mrs. Gamp-like".

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in The Examiner. From the name of Mrs. Sarah Gamp + -like.

Pronunciation

Gamp-like

/ˈɡamplʌɪk/