friandises delicacies. futures a contract for a specific commodity bought or sold for delivery at a later date. gaiter a cloth or leather covering for the instep and ankle, and, sometimes, the calf of the leg; spat or legging. gallery a veranda or porch. gelding a gelded animal; especially, a castrated male horse. Goncourt Edmond Louis Antoine Huot de Goncourt (1822–1896); French novelist and art critic. grand esprit great spirit. Grand Isle an island off the Louisiana coast, about fifty miles south of New Orleans. Grande Terre a nearby island. Grieg Edvard Grieg (1843–1907); Norwegian composer. Griffe person with one mulatto parent and one black parent. grosbec any of various passerine birds with a thick, strong, conical bill. Usually spelled grosbeak.
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