as full as a goog

Australian Slang
full; drunk or eaten to the excess. "Goog" is a variation of the northern English slangword "goggie" meaning an egg.

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  • (as) full as a goog — very drunk. → goog …   English new terms dictionary

  • As full as a goog — full; drunk or eaten to the excess. Goog is a variation of the northern English slangword goggie meaning an egg …   Dictionary of Australian slang

  • goog — full as a goog Extremely drunk, or unable to eat any more because you are full. Goog, abbreviated from googie, comes from Scots goggie, a child s word for egg. It is a variation on an earlier Australian phrase in the same sense:full as a tick.… …   Australian idioms

  • goog — /gʊg / (say goog) Colloquial –noun 1. an egg. –phrase 2. full as a goog, a. extremely drunk. b. feeling replete …   Australian English dictionary

  • goog — noun Austral./NZ informal an egg. Phrases (as) full as a goog very drunk. Origin 1940s: abbrev. of googie, from Sc. dialect goggie, child s word for an egg …   English new terms dictionary

  • goog — n. Austral. sl. an egg. Phrases and idioms: full as a goog very drunk. Etymology: 20th c.: orig. unkn …   Useful english dictionary

  • full — I. /fʊl / (say fool) adjective 1. filled; containing all that can be held; filled to utmost capacity: a full cup; a full theatre. 2. complete; entire; maximum: a full supply. 3. of unmixed ancestry: a full Aboriginal. 4. of the maximum size,… …   Australian English dictionary

  • dolly's wax — full up to dolly s wax Would you like more dessert? No, I m full up to dolly s wax. This rather old fashioned phrase means that you have eaten enough. It refers to the time before plastics were widely used, when children s dolls had wax heads… …   Australian idioms

  • Google — This article is about the corporation. For the search engine, see Google Search. For other uses, see Google (disambiguation). Google Inc …   Wikipedia

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