- a protocol for a menu-based system of accessing documents on the Internet.
- any program that implements this protocol.
verb (used without object)
- to mine unsystematically.
- to enlarge a hole, as in loose soil, with successively larger blasts.
Origin of gopher1
Definition for gopher (2 of 3)
Definition for gopher (3 of 3)
or go-fer, go·pher
Origin of gofer
Can be confusedgofer gopher
Examples from the Web for gopher
The critters resemble the gopher from Caddyshack… if it had rabies.Inside ‘Zombeavers’: The Gross-Out Tribeca Flick About Killer Zombie Beavers Hunting Sexy Coeds|Marlow Stern|April 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Make thee an ark of gopher wood; rooms shalt thou make in the ark, and shalt pitch it within and without with pitch.The Story of Noah's Ark From the Bible’s Book of Genesis|The Daily Beast|March 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Though she was bent almost double, she was as spry as a gopher.O Pioneers!|Willa Cather
He tossed over to her thirty prints of Gopher Prairie and the country about.Main Street|Sinclair Lewis
Neither is there any mistaking the flavor of gopher extract.Lorimer of the Northwest|Harold Bindloss
Gopher had dined all on board but the crew, who had turned in before I did.Up the River|Oliver Optic
Saw a Gopher throwing out the dirt with his fore feet and not from his pouches.Audubon and his Journals, Volume I (of 2)|Maria R. Audubon