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gaggle

noun gag·gle \ˈga-gəl\

: a group of geese : a flock of geese

: a group of people

Full Definition of GAGGLE

1
:  flock; especially :  a flock of geese when not in flight — compare skein
2
:  a group, aggregation, or cluster lacking organization <a gaggle of reporters and photographers>
3
:  an indefinite number <participated in a gaggle of petty crimes>
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Examples of GAGGLE

  1. a noisy gaggle of photographers

Origin of GAGGLE

Middle English gagyll, from gagelen to cackle
First Known Use: 15th century

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apiary, bantam, calico, girth, hogwash, mast, rut

Rhymes with GAGGLE

GAGGLE Defined for Kids

gaggle

noun gag·gle \ˈga-gəl\

Definition of GAGGLE for Kids

1
:  a group of animals and especially a flock of geese
2
:  a group of people <a gaggle of tourists>

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