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gaggle


  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Gaggle  \Gag"gle\,  v.  i.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Gaggled};  p.  pr  &  vb  n. 
  {Gaggling}.]  [Of  imitative  origin;  cf  D.  gaggelen  gagelen 
  G.  gackeln  gackern  MHG.  g?gen,  E.  giggle,  cackle.] 
  To  make  a  noise  like  a  goose;  to  cackle.  --Bacon. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Gaggle  \Gag"gle\,  n.  [Cf.  {Gaggle}  v.  i.]  (Zo["o]l.) 
  A  flock  of  wild  geese.  [Prov.  Eng.]  --Halliwell. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  gaggle 
  n  :  a  flock  of  geese 
  v  :  cackle  like  a  goose  "Cackling  geese" 




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