googly

1 of 2

noun

goo·​gly
ˈgüglē,
-li
plural -es
: an offbreak in cricket with a leg-break action

called also bosey, wrong'un

googly

2 of 2

adjective

"
: bulging, staring
a large scarecrow with googly eyesEvelyn Woodforde

Word History

Etymology

Noun

origin unknown

Adjective

alteration of goggly

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“Googly.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/googly. Accessed 21 Jun. 2024.

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