Definition of gosling in English:

gosling

Line breaks: gos|ling
Pronunciation: /ˈɡɒzlɪŋ
 
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noun

A young goose.
More example sentences
  • An aggressive Canada goose supervised its goslings while ducks enjoyed bread offered by a child.
  • Police are investigating Sunday's shooting when the goose and her three young goslings were used as target practice.
  • Spatial variation in growth of Barnacle Goose goslings and Lesser Snow Goose goslings also has been related to variation in food abundance.

Origin

Middle English (originally gesling): from Old Norse gǽslingr, from gás 'goose' + -ling, later altered by association with goose.

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