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Victorian Ghosts, 1852-1907: EN 4573 Collection


A chiefly British-used noun as an alternate name for the cuckoo bird or as another word for a fool-like or somewhat erratic person. [LD]

Definition of GOWK. Accessed 19 Oct. 2020.

"gowk, n." OED Online, Oxford University Press, September 2020, Accessed 20 October 2020.

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