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goggle-eyed

[gog-uh l-ahyd]
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adjective
  1. having bulging, wide-open, or rolling eyes, especially in astonishment or wonderment.
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adverb
  1. with bulging, wide-open eyes.
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Origin of goggle-eyed

1350–1400; Middle English gogel eied squinting, looking sideways
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goggle-eyed

adjective
  1. (often postpositive) with a surprised, staring, or fixed expression
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Word Origin and History for goggle-eyed

adj.

late 14c.; see goggle (v.).

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