More example sentences
- There was ne'er a gossoon in the village dared tread on the tail of my coat.
- Well, they were going through a village, and a whole army of gossoons were hunting a poor dog with a kettle tied to his tail.
- He told Dublin relief workers to round up 700 poor gossoons and colleens.
late 17th century: from French garçon 'boy'.
Definition of gossoon in:
- The British & World English dictionary