goggles goggles  /ˈɡɑ ɡəlz/

Definition(s):

  • (n) tight-fitting spectacles worn to protect the eyes

Usage(s):

  1. In both studies, participants wore goggles hooked up to cameras planted behind them, so that participants had a view of their own backs.
  2. If the black, Terminator-style goggles themselves weren't geeky enough, they are attached to a visor, for comfort, better fit and further ridicule.
  3. With night-vision goggles, each was able to distinguish figures within the helicopters.

News

  1. US military officials say help for Syria likely to escalate gradually

    U.S. military officials said Friday that American help for Syrian rebels is likely to escalate gradually, beginning with basic equipment like body armor and night-vision goggles and shifting later to weapons and ammunition.The officials told NBC News that providing the rebels with heavy weapons, such as anti-tank or anti-aircraft rockets, was not being actively considered. The gradual timetable ...
    on June 15, 2013     Source: NBC NEWS

  2. New ProBlocker™ Ninja™ Spray Goggles Shield Painters From Overspray

    New patent-pending spray goggles from ProBlocker introduced this summer offer a clear way for painters to avoid choosing between blocked vision or harmful exposure to overspray when working with spray paint
    on June 13, 2013     Source: SafetyOnline

  3. Turkish street vendors turn on a dime to make a lira off Taksim protests

    Swimming goggles and 'V for Vendetta' masks cropped up in street vendors' hands within days of the first demonstrations in Taksim Square.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: The Christian Science Monitor

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Quotes

  1. "My goggles kept filling up with water during the race," Phelps said. "I wanted a world record, I wanted 1:51 or better, but in the circumstances not too bad I guess."
    on Aug 12, 2008 By: Michael Phelps Source: ESPN

  2. "It can turn into an Everest when you get those high winds and snow," said Whittaker, speaking from his home in Port Townsend, Wash. "You get knocked over by the wind. Your goggles fog up. You can't even travel."
    on Dec 18, 2006 By: Jim Whitaker Source: Guardian Unlimited

  3. "It's not only guns, it's night-vision goggles, it's body armor," Clinton told reporters on the plane.
    on Mar 25, 2009 By: Hillary Rodham Clinton Source: AFP

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