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Definition of "gaggle" []

  • A flock of geese. See Synonyms at flock1. (noun)
  • A cluster or group: "A gaggle of photographers huddled on the sidewalk beside a swelling crowd of onlookers” ( Gioia Diliberto). (noun)
  • (of geese) to cackle (verb)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

  • A flock of geese (noun)
  • A disorderly group of people (noun)
  • A gabbling or cackling sound (noun)

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Use "gaggle" in a sentence
  • "That happened just a few moments ago in what we call the gaggle this morning with White House Press Secretary Tony Snow."
  • "It was about 11: 05 this morning, while while we were asking questions of Mr. Fleischer -- as we always do in the morning -- what we call the gaggle -- Gordon Johndroe, who is an assistant who works for Mr. Fleischer, came in and handed him a Post-it note it, and on that note it said, We must evacuate this section of the West Wing."
  • "If this gaggle is key to anything, it's doomed from the start!"