- The definition of goggle is protective eyewear.
An example of goggle is eyewear worn during skiing.
- Goggle is defined as to stare at with wide-open eyes.
An example of goggle is to look at a gorgeous person for an extended period of time.
A woman wearing a pair of goggles.
goggle definition by Webster's New World
- to stare with bulging or wide-open eyes
- to roll the eyes
- to bulge or open wide in a stare
- to roll: said of the eyes
Origin: Middle English gogelen, to look obliquely, frequentative formation probably ; from Celtic base, as in Irish gog, a nod, Welsh gogi, to shake
- a staring with bulging eyes
- any of various types of protective eyeglasses, typically fitted with side guards, special lenses, etc.: ski goggles
goggle definition by American Heritage Dictionary
verb gog·gled, gog·gling, gog·gles verb, intransitive
- To stare with wide and bulging eyes.
- To roll or bulge. Used of the eyes.
- A stare or leer.
- goggles A pair of tight-fitting eyeglasses, often tinted or having side shields, worn to protect the eyes from hazards such as wind, glare, water, or flying debris.
Origin: Middle English gogelen, to squint.
- gogˈgly adjective