togue

[ tohg ]
/ toʊg /
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noun, plural togues, (especially collectively) togue. Canadian.


Nearby words

  1. togo, heihachiro,
  2. togoland,
  3. togolander,
  4. togolese,
  5. togs,
  6. toheroa,
  7. tohubohu,
  8. tohunga,
  9. toil,
  10. toile

Origin of togue

1830–40; < Canadian French < Eastern Algonquian, perhaps shortening of Micmac atoγwa·su trout

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Examples from the Web for togue

  • The havoc wrought among the finny hordes—the trout and “togue” and chub, the red-fins, shiners, and minnows—was enormous.

    Neighbors Unknown|Charles G. D. Roberts