What does the word gobble mean?

    Part of speech: verb intransitive

  • To eat greedily.

  • Part of speech: verb transitive, verb intransitive

  • To utter a gobble.

  • Part of speech: noun

  • The sound made by the turkey cock.

Usage examples for gobble

  1. And they had to gobble it all up, as he told them. – Two Years in the French West Indies by Lafcadio Hearn
  2. He will gobble her up, her and Clare, who was trusted to her, and what will mamma and sister do? – Little Lucy's Wonderful Globe by Charlotte M. Yonge
  3. People believe nothing, yet gobble everything. – Là-bas by J. K. Huysmans