Definition of Gouks

1. gouk [n] - See also: gouk



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Gouks

gouger
gougere
gougeres
gougers
gouges
gougeshell
gouging
gougère
gougères
goujeers
goujeres
goujon
goujons
gouk
gouks (current term)
goulards extract
goulash
goulashes
gould
goulden
gound
goundou
goundy
gour
goura
gourami
gouramies
gouramis
gouras

Literary usage of Gouks

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1. A Complete Word and Phrase Concordance to the Poems and Songs of Robert by J. B. Reid (1889)
"... gouks and fools, Frae colleges and boarding schools, . . TO W. Creech Boast. The boast of our bachelors a', man : Ronalds ..."

2. Observations on the Popular Antiquities of Great Britain: Chiefly by John Brand, Henry Ellis (1895)
"In the north of England persons thus imposed upon are called " April gouks." A gouk, or gowk, is properly a cuckoo, and is used here, metaphorically, ..."

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