gobbler 1[gob-ler] ExamplesWord Origin noun
- a male turkey.
- a person or thing that gobbles or consumes voraciously or quickly: a gobbler of science fiction.
It was the head and neck of his own Turkey Gobbler, and that was all he got for his pains.
E. T. Seton
“We can send the gobbler home and keep the two hens,” said Fred.
It was a gobbler, I tell you, that was nearly as big as a giraffe.
W. D. Howells
Suiting the action to the word, he raised his musket and shot the gobbler.
Joel Chandler Harris
And that gobbler is the only friend I have in the world except you.
Lucy Maud Montgomery
British Dictionary definitions for gobbler gobbler noun
- informal a male turkey
Word Origin and History for gobbler n.