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1goggle

verb gog·gle \ˈgä-gəl\

: to look at something or someone with your eyes very open in a way that shows that you are surprised, amazed, etc.

gog·gledgog·gling

Full Definition of GOGGLE

intransitive verb
:  to stare with wide or protuberant eyes
gog·gler \ˈgä-gəl-ər\ noun

Examples of GOGGLE

  1. He goggled in amazement at the huge statue.
  2. <goggled at the elaborate costumes and floats in the Mardi Gras parade>

Origin of GOGGLE

Middle English gogelen to squint
First Known Use: 1742

2goggle

adjective

Definition of GOGGLE

:  protuberant, staring <goggle eyes>
gog·gly \ˈgä-gəl-ē\ adjective

First Known Use of GOGGLE

1540

Rhymes with GOGGLE

GOGGLING Defined for Kids

goggle

verb gog·gle \ˈgä-gəl\
gog·gledgog·gling

Definition of GOGGLE for Kids

:  to stare with bulging or rolling eyes

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