Definition of gaggle noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

     

    gaggle

     noun
    noun
    BrE BrE//ˈɡæɡl//
     
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈɡæɡl//
     
    Groups of animals
     
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  1. 1a group of noisy people a gaggle of tourists/schoolchildren
  2. 2a group of geese See related entries: Groups of animals
  3. Word Origin Middle English (as a verb): imitative of the noise that a goose makes; compare with Dutch gaggelen and German gackern.
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