Goo-goo meaning

go͝ogo͝o
Amorous or loving, often humorously so.

Made goo-goo eyes at her.

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(US, politics, pejorative) A government reformer.
noun
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An idealistic advocate of honest government.
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(derogatory) A Philippine person.
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Origin of goo-goo

  • Perhaps alteration of goggle

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

  • Possibly from the Tagalog gugus, "tutelary spirit." Adapted as an ethnic slur by American troops during the Filipino-American War.

    From Wiktionary

  • From Wiktionary