- a grotesque black doll.
- a grotesque person.
Origin of golliwogg
Examples from the Web for golliwog
Historical Examples of golliwog
She had left her golliwog in the room, and couldn't sleep without it.Happy Days
Alan Alexander Milne
Corona, after holding the Golliwog a moment in outstretched hands, strained it to her breast.Brother Copas
Sir Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch
He proposed as she was wrapping up the fourth golliwog, and she gave him her heart and the parcel simultaneously.The Man Upstairs
P. G. Wodehouse
She saw and appreciated the odd, golliwog charm of wide-apart eyes under high arch of brow.Winnie Childs
C. N. Williamson
"I do not like that Golliwog," breathed Mrs. Jasher to her host, when Cockatoo was at the sideboard.The Green Mummy
- a soft doll with a black face, usually made of cloth or rags