gosling
Pronunciation
  • (British) IPA: /ɡɒzlɪŋ/
  • (America, CA) IPA: /ɡɑzlɪŋ/
Noun

gosling (plural goslings)

  1. A young#Adjective|young goose#Noun|goose.
    Synonyms: gooseling
  2. A callow), or foolish and naive, young person.
  3. (dated) A catkin on nut trees and pine#Noun|pines.
Related terms Translations
  • French: oison, oiselet (literary)
  • German: Gänseküken, Gänslein, Gänschen, Gössel (North German), junge Gans
  • Italian: ochetto, ochetta, papero, papera, paperino (diminutive), paperina (diminutive)
  • Portuguese: gansinho
  • Russian: гусёнок
  • Spanish: ansarino
Translations
  • German: Grünschnabel, Gelbschnabel (archaic)
  • Italian: ochetta (female)
  • Russian: глупы́ш

Gosling
Proper noun
  1. Surname



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