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goog

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Pronunciation: /ɡʊɡ
 
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Definition of goog in English:

noun

Australian /NZ informal
An egg.

Origin

early 20th century: abbreviation of googie, from Scots dialect goggie, child's word for an egg.

Phrases

(as) full as a goog

1
Very drunk.
Example sentences
  • He was fit as a Mallee bull, but full as a goog - completely tanked.

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