Gargarize
Gargarize \Gar"ga*rize\, v. t. [F. gargarizare, fr. Gr. ?.] To gargle; to rinse or wash, as the mouth and throat. [Obs.] --Bacon. [1913 Webster]

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  • gargarize — garˈgarize or garˈgarise transitive verb and intransitive verb • • • Main Entry: ↑gargarism …   Useful english dictionary

  • Gargalize — Gar ga*lize, v. t. [Cf. {Gargle}, {Gargarize}.] To gargle; to rinse. [Obs.] Marston. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Gargarism — Gar ga*rism, n. [F. gargarisme, L. gargarisma. See {Gargarize}.] (Med.) A gargle. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • gargle — Gargoyle Gar goyle, n. [OE. garguilie, gargouille, cf. Sp. g[ a]rgola, prob. fr. the same source as F. gorge throat, influenced by L. gargarizare to gargle. See {Gorge} and cf. {Gargle}, {Gargarize}.] (Arch.) A spout projecting from the roof… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Gargoyle — Gar goyle, n. [OE. garguilie, gargouille, cf. Sp. g[ a]rgola, prob. fr. the same source as F. gorge throat, influenced by L. gargarizare to gargle. See {Gorge} and cf. {Gargle}, {Gargarize}.] (Arch.) A spout projecting from the roof gutter of a… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • gargyle — Gargoyle Gar goyle, n. [OE. garguilie, gargouille, cf. Sp. g[ a]rgola, prob. fr. the same source as F. gorge throat, influenced by L. gargarizare to gargle. See {Gorge} and cf. {Gargle}, {Gargarize}.] (Arch.) A spout projecting from the roof… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • gurgoyle — Gargoyle Gar goyle, n. [OE. garguilie, gargouille, cf. Sp. g[ a]rgola, prob. fr. the same source as F. gorge throat, influenced by L. gargarizare to gargle. See {Gorge} and cf. {Gargle}, {Gargarize}.] (Arch.) A spout projecting from the roof… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • gargariser — (se) [ gargarize ] v. pron. <conjug. : 1> • gargarisier v. 1350; tr. « prendre en gargarisme » XIIIe; lat. gargarizare, gr. gargarizein 1 ♦ Se rincer l arrière bouche, la gorge avec de l eau ou un liquide médicamenteux. 2 ♦ Fig. et fam. ⇒… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • gargariser\ se — gargariser (se) [ gargarize ] v. pron. <conjug. : 1> • gargarisier v. 1350; tr. « prendre en gargarisme » XIIIe; lat. gargarizare, gr. gargarizein 1 ♦ Se rincer l arrière bouche, la gorge avec de l eau ou un liquide médicamenteux. 2 ♦ Fig.… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • gargle — {{11}}gargle (n.) 1650s, from GARGLE (Cf. gargle) (v.). {{12}}gargle (v.) 1520s, from M.Fr. gargouiller to gurgle, bubble (14c.), from O.Fr. gargole throat, waterspout, perhaps from garg , imitative of throat sounds, + *goule, dialect word for… …   Etymology dictionary

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