What does goggles mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. goggles(noun)

    tight-fitting spectacles worn to protect the eyes


  1. goggles(Noun)

    Protective eyewear set in a flexible frame to fit snugly against the face.

  2. Origin: Probably from goggle from the appearance it gives the wearer.


  1. Goggles

    Goggles or safety glasses are forms of protective eyewear that usually enclose or protect the area surrounding the eye in order to prevent particulates, water or chemicals from striking the eyes. They are used in chemistry laboratories and in woodworking. They are often used in snow sports as well, and in swimming. Goggles are often worn when using power tools such as drills or chainsaws to prevent flying particles from damaging the eyes. Many types of goggles are available as prescription goggles for those with vision problems.

Editors Contribution

  1. goggles

    A type of product created and designed in various colors, materials, mechanisms, sizes and styles and used for a variety of purposes.

    Goggles are used for a variety of purposes e.g. swimming, in laboratories, in factories, by tradespeople etc.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of goggles in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of goggles in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Barbara Hopewell of Palm Desert:

    It was not cheap, i was spending at least $400 a month on her team dues, suits, caps, goggles, swim meets, hotels, meals on the road. It was definitely a strain.

  2. Tom Carter:

    The ability to put on your virtual reality goggles and not just explore visually and through your headphones, but also touch what you can see, is a really exciting possibility.

  3. Marina Novack:

    You see kids suffering Ebola, they just don’t feel well, they want to be touched, they want to be hugged, when you’re wearing a PPE (Personal Protective Equipment), you are scary-looking to them, they still want you to hold them and they reach for you. But because there is the risk that one of them may knock off your goggles or rip your gloves, you’re unable to carry them.

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