Agog appears in the following palindromes (phrases that read the same backward as forward):
- "Em, a droopy burden made Kansas agog as a snake!" damned Ruby, poor dame.
- Some model bares impractical illiterate misdraws, agog as wards I met are, ’til lilac IT carp, miserable, do memos.
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Definition of the adjective agog
What does agog mean as an attribute of a noun?
adjective - degrees: -
- highly excited by eagerness, curiosity, etc.
- example: I've been agog all afternoon, waiting for the next episode in your mystery story
- similar: excited
Alternative definition of the adjective agog
- In eager desire, eager, astir.
- synonym: all-a-gog
- [chiefly of eyes] Wide open.
Definition of the adverb agog
What does agog mean as an attribute of something other than a noun?
- In a state of high anticipation, excitement, or interest.
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by James Main Dixon
Agog. — All agog — in a state of activity or restless expectation. F. So three doors off the chaise was stayed, Where they did all get in : Six precious souls, and all agog To dash through thick and thin.— Cowper. Exp. — Six precious souls, and ...
by Sir George Webbe Dasent
Garnett, and we leave " agog :" d gcegtum does not come from the verb gcegiaz, or as it would be more properly spelt gcegjask, but from the plural substantive gosg/ur, staring, peeping, prying, the Roxburgh " gogs ," a ...
Comprising the Twofold Advantage of a Philosophical and an Alphabetical Arrangement, with Appropriate Engravings by Edward Smedley, Hugh James Rose, Henry John Rose
AGOG', o. Gig and Jig have probably the same meaning, however differently applied ; and may be from the Gothic Gaggan, AS. janjan, to go, to gang. Agog is applied to the alert, eager, emotions of hope, expectation, ...
Encyclopaedia Metropolitana; Or, Universal Dictionary of Knowledge on an Original Plan Comprising the Twofold Advantage of a Philosophical and an Alphabetical Arrangement, with Appropriate Engravings Edited by Edward Smedley, Hugh James Rose, Henry John Rose (1845)
Miscellaneous and lexicographical, vol. 1
AGOG', a. Gig and Jig have probably the same meaning, however differently applied ; and may be from the Gothic Gaggan, AS. gangan, to go, to gang. Agog is applied to the alert, eager, emotions of hope, espectation, ...
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Scrabble value of A1G2O1G2
The value of this 4-letter word is 6 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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