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goggle

verb gog·gle \ ˈgä-gəl \

Definition of goggle

goggled; goggling
intransitive verb
:to stare with wide or protuberant eyes
  • goggled with amazement at the huge statue

goggler

play \ˈgä-g(ə-)lər\ noun

Examples of goggle in a Sentence

  1. He goggled in amazement at the huge statue.

  2. goggled at the elaborate costumes and floats in the Mardi Gras parade

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Origin and Etymology of goggle

Middle English gogelen to squint

goggle Synonyms

Synonyms
blink, gawk, gawp [chiefly British], gaze, gape, peer, rubberneck, stare
Related Words
glare, gloat, glower; consider, eye, fixate, observe, regard, watch; leer, ogle; peruse, pore (over), study; outface, outstare, stare down
Near Antonyms
glance, glimpse, peek, peep; browse, dip (into), scan; wink (at)

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goggle

adjective

Definition of goggle

:protuberant, staring
  • goggle eyes

goggly

play \ˈgä-g(ə-)lē\ adjective

Origin and Etymology of goggle


GOGGLE Defined for English Language Learners

goggle

verb

Definition of goggle for English Language Learners

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


GOGGLE Defined for Kids

goggle

verb gog·gle \ ˈgä-gəl \

Definition of goggle for Students

goggled; goggling
:to stare with bulging or rolling eyes


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