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Meaning of GAGGLE

Pronunciation:  'gagul

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  a flock of geese
  2. [v]  cackle like a goose"Cackling geese"
 

GAGGLE is a 6 letter word that starts with G.

 

 See Also: cackle, flock, goose

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. \Gag"gle\, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Gaggled}; p. pr. & vb. n.
    {Gaggling}.] [Of imitative origin; cf. D. gaggelen, gagelen,
    G. gackeln, gackern, MHG. g?gen, E. giggle, cackle.]
    To make a noise like a goose; to cackle. --Bacon.
    
    
  2. \Gag"gle\, n. [Cf. {Gaggle} v. i.] (Zo["o]l.)
    A flock of wild geese. [Prov. Eng.] --Halliwell.
    
    
 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: bevy, cackle, call, carol, caw, charm, chatter, cheep, chirk, chirp, chirr, chirrup, chitter, chuck, clack, cloud, cluck, cock-a-doodle-doo, coo, covey, croak, cronk, crow, cuckoo, drum, flight, flock, gabble, gobble, guggle, hive, honk, hoo, hoot, murmuration, peep, pip, pipe, plague, quack, roll, scold, sing, skein, spring, squawk, swarm, trill, tweet, twit, twitter, warble, watch, whistle
 

 

 

 

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