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goggle

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verb gog·gle \ˈgä-gəl\

Simple Definition of goggle

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

Full Definition of goggle

gog·gledgog·gling

  1. intransitive verb
  2. :  to stare with wide or protuberant eyes

gog·gler play \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


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goggle

adjective gog·gle

Definition of goggle

  1. :  protuberant, staring <goggle eyes>

gog·gly play \ˈgä-gəl-ē\ adjective


1540

First Known Use of goggle

1540

Rhymes with goggle



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