goggles

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plural noun gog·gles \ˈgä-gəlz\

Definition of goggles

  1. 1 :  protective glasses set in a flexible frame (as of rubber or plastic) that fits snugly against the face

  2. 2 :  an electronic apparatus that covers the eyes and is used to enhance vision (as at night) or to produce images (as of a virtual reality)

goggled

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First Known Use of goggles

1715


GOGGLES Defined for English Language Learners

goggles

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Definition of goggles for English Language Learners

  • : special eyeglasses that fit close to your face and that are worn to protect your eyes


GOGGLES Defined for Kids

goggles

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noun plural gog·gles \ˈgä-gəlz\

Definition of goggles for Students

  1. :  protective glasses set in a flexible frame (as of plastic) that fits snugly against the face


Medical Dictionary

goggles

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noun plural gog·gles \ˈgäg-əlz\

Medical Definition of goggles

  1. :  protective glasses set in a flexible frame (as of rubber or plastic) that fits snugly against the face


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