[ uh-gog ]
/ əˈgɒg /
highly excited by eagerness, curiosity, anticipation, etc.
in a state of eager desire; excitedly.
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Origin of agog
1535–45; variant of on gog (in phrase set on gog rouse, stir up) <Middle French en gogues;see à gogo
Definition for agog (2 of 2)
variant of -agogue.
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British Dictionary definitions for agog
/ (əˈɡɒɡ) /
(postpositive) highly impatient, eager, or curious
Word Origin for agog
C15: perhaps from Old French en gogues in merriments, origin unknown
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