verb (used with object), o·gled, o·gling.
verb (used without object), o·gled, o·gling.
Origin of ogle
British Dictionary definitions for oglers
Word Origin for ogle
Word Origin and History for oglers
1680s, probably from Low German oeglen, frequentative of oegen "look at," from oege "eye," from Proto-Germanic *augon-, from PIE *okw- "to see" (see eye (n.)). Related to Dutch ogen "to look at," from oog "eye." Related: Ogled; ogling. The noun meaning "an amorous glance" is attested from 1711; earlier it meant "an eye" (1700).