[gog-uh l] /ˈgɒg əl/
a bulging or wide-open look of the eyes; stare.
verb (used without object), goggled, goggling.
to stare with bulging or wide-open eyes.
Synonyms: gape, ogle, gawk, gawp, glare.
(of the eyes) to bulge and be wide open in a stare.
to roll the eyes.
(of the eyes) to roll.
Informal. to spearfish.
verb (used with object), goggled, goggling.
to roll (the eyes).
(of the eyes) rolling, bulging, or staring.
(intransitive) to stare stupidly or fixedly, as in astonishment
to cause (the eyes) to roll or bulge or (of the eyes) to roll or bulge
a fixed or bulging stare
(pl) spectacles, often of coloured glass or covered with gauze: used to protect the eyes
“spectacles, protective eyeglasses,” 1715; see goggle.
1530s, from Middle English gogelen “to roll (the eyes) about” (late 14c.), influenced by Middle English gogel-eyed “squint-eyed, one-eyed” (late 14c.), of uncertain origin, perhaps somehow imitative. As a surname (Robert le Gogel) attested from c.1300. Related: Goggled; goggling. As a noun, 1650s, “goggling look;” earlier “person who goggles” (1610s).
Eyeglasses: I can’t read that without my goggles (1836+)
[goh, gawkh; Dutch khawkh] /goʊ, gɔx; Dutch xɔx/ noun 1. Vincent van [vin-suh nt van;; Dutch vin-sent vahn] /ˈvɪn sənt væn;; Dutch vɪnˈsɛnt vɑn/ (Show IPA), . /ɡɒx; Dutch xɔx/ noun 1. See Van Gogh
[gog-lit] /ˈgɒg lɪt/ noun, (esp. in India) 1. a long-necked container, especially for water, usually of porous earthenware so that its contents are cooled by evaporation. /ˈɡɒɡlɪt/ noun 1. a long-necked water-cooling vessel of porous earthenware, used esp in India Also called guglet (ˈɡʌɡlɪt)
[goh-goh] /ˈgoʊ goʊ/ noun 1. . [goh-goh] /ˈgoʊˌgoʊ/ adjective, Informal. 1. full of energy, vitality, or daring: the go-go generation. 2. stylish, modern, or up-to-date: the go-go social set. 3. of or relating to the music and dancing performed at discotheques or nightclubs. 4. performing at a discotheque or nightclub. 5. seeking large earnings quickly […]
[goh-goh] /ˈgoʊˌgoʊ/ adjective, Informal. 1. full of energy, vitality, or daring: the go-go generation. 2. stylish, modern, or up-to-date: the go-go social set. 3. of or relating to the music and dancing performed at discotheques or nightclubs. 4. performing at a discotheque or nightclub. 5. seeking large earnings quickly by trading aggressively and often speculatively […]
- Go-go dancer
noun 1. an entertainer who performs popular dances on a stage or platform for the patrons of a discotheque or nightclub. noun 1. a dancer, usually scantily dressed, who performs rhythmic and often erotic modern dance routines, esp in a nightclub or disco noun phrase A scantily clad or partly naked young woman employed to […]