Goggler
Goggler Gog"gler, n. (Zo["o]l.) A carangoid oceanic fish ({Trachurops crumenophthalmus}), having very large and prominent eyes; -- called also {goggle-eye}, {big-eyed scad}, and {cicharra}. [1913 Webster]

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  • goggler — [gäg′lər] n. 1. one who goggles 2. GOGGLE EYE …   English World dictionary

  • goggler — noun see goggle I …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • goggler — /gog leuhr/, n. 1. a person who stares goggle eyed. 2. a person who spearfishes. 3. See bigeye scad. [1815 25; GOGGLE + ER1] * * * …   Universalium

  • goggler — gog·gler …   English syllables

  • goggler — ˈgäg(ə)lə(r) noun ( s) 1. : one that goggles; especially : one that spearfishes most experienced gogglers have their own favorite fishing holes National Geographic 2 …   Useful english dictionary

  • big-eyed scad — Goggler Gog gler, n. (Zo[ o]l.) A carangoid oceanic fish ({Trachurops crumenophthalmus}), having very large and prominent eyes; called also {goggle eye}, {big eyed scad}, and {cicharra}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • cicharra — Goggler Gog gler, n. (Zo[ o]l.) A carangoid oceanic fish ({Trachurops crumenophthalmus}), having very large and prominent eyes; called also {goggle eye}, {big eyed scad}, and {cicharra}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • goggle-eye — Goggler Gog gler, n. (Zo[ o]l.) A carangoid oceanic fish ({Trachurops crumenophthalmus}), having very large and prominent eyes; called also {goggle eye}, {big eyed scad}, and {cicharra}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Trachurops crumenophthalmus — Goggler Gog gler, n. (Zo[ o]l.) A carangoid oceanic fish ({Trachurops crumenophthalmus}), having very large and prominent eyes; called also {goggle eye}, {big eyed scad}, and {cicharra}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • big-eyed scad — Scad Scad, n. [Gael. & Ir. sgadan a herring.] (Zo[ o]l.) (a) A small carangoid fish ({Trachurus saurus}) abundant on the European coast, and less common on the American. The name is applied also to several allied species. (b) The goggler; called… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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