Gander meaning

găndər
A male goose.
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(informal) A look or glance.
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A male goose.
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The definition of a gander is a male goose, a look at something, or someone who is silly or foolish.

An example of a gander is the male or males in a flock of geese.

An example of a gander is a look at a new community park.

An example of a gander is someone who constantly plays pranks.

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(informal) A simpleton; a ninny.
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A stupid or silly fellow.
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(slang) A look.
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A male goose.
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(dialect, intransitive) Ramble, wander.
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A surname​.
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A town in Newfoundland and Labrador.
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(slang, used only with “have” and “take”) A glance, look.

Have a gander at what he’s written.

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Origin of gander

  • Middle English from Old English gandra ghans- in Indo-European roots

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition