Golliwogg



[gol-ee-wog] /ˈgɒl iˌwɒg/

noun, (sometimes initial capital letter)
1.
a grotesque black doll.
2.
a grotesque person.

Tagged:

Read Also:

  • Golliwog

    [gol-ee-wog] /ˈgɒl iˌwɒg/ noun, (sometimes initial capital letter) 1. a grotesque black doll. 2. a grotesque person. /ˈɡɒlɪˌwɒɡ/ noun 1. a soft doll with a black face, usually made of cloth or rags n. “grotesque blackface doll,” 1895, coined by English children’s book author and illustrator Florence K. Upton (1873-1922), perhaps from golly + polliwog.

  • Gollop

    /ˈɡɒləp/ verb 1. to eat or drink (something) quickly or greedily



  • Golly

    [gol-ee] /ˈgɒl i/ interjection, Informal. 1. (used as a mild exclamation expressing surprise, wonder, puzzlement, pleasure, or the like.) /ˈɡɒlɪ/ interjection 1. an exclamation of mild surprise or wonder /ˈɡɒlɪ/ noun (pl) -lies 1. (Brit, informal) short for golliwog /ˈɡɒlɪ/ verb -lies, -lying, -lied 1. to spit noun (pl) -lies 2. a gob of spit […]

  • Gollywobbler

    [gol-ee-wob-ler] /ˈgɒl iˌwɒb lər/ noun, Nautical. 1. a very large quadrilateral staysail set between the foremast and mainmast of a schooner.



Disclaimer: Golliwogg definition / meaning should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional. All content on this website is for informational purposes only.