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Meaning of "wayzgoose" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD WAYZGOOSE

From earlier waygoose, of unknown origin.
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PRONUNCIATION OF WAYZGOOSE

wayzgoose  [ˈweɪzˌɡuːs] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF WAYZGOOSE

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Wayzgoose is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES WAYZGOOSE MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Wayzgoose

A wayzgoose was at one time an entertainment given by a master printer to his workmen each year on or about St Bartholomew's Day. It marked the traditional end of summer and the start of the season of working by candlelight. Later, the word came to refer to an annual outing and dinner for the staff of a printing works or the printers on a newspaper.

Definition of wayzgoose in the English dictionary

The definition of wayzgoose in the dictionary is a works outing made annually by a printing house.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH WAYZGOOSE


bargoose
ˈbɑːˌɡuːs
Bruce
bruːs
cargoose
ˈkɑːɡuːs
douce
duːs
Goes
ɡuːs
goose
ɡuːs
induce
ɪnˈdjuːs
introduce
ˌɪntrəˈdjuːs
juice
dʒuːs
juices
dʒuːs
loose
luːs
luce
luːs
mongoose
ˈmɒŋˌɡuːs
moose
muːs
mousse
muːs
produce
prəˈdjuːs
reduce
rɪˈdjuːs
reproduce
ˌriːprəˈdjuːs
seduce
sɪˈdjuːs
Zeus
zjuːs

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE WAYZGOOSE

waylayer
wayleave
wayleggo
wayless
waymark
waymarked
wayment
Wayne
waypoint
waypost
ways and means
Ways and Means Committee
wayside
wayward
waywardly
waywardness
waywiser
waywode
wayworn

WORDS THAT END LIKE WAYZGOOSE

barnacle goose
bean goose
bernicle goose
blue goose
brent goose
Canada goose
Cape Barren goose
choose
colonial goose
cook someone´s goose
ember goose
golden goose
greylag goose
magpie goose
on the loose
pink-footed goose
snow goose
solan goose
the loose
would not say boo to a goose

Synonyms and antonyms of wayzgoose in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «wayzgoose» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF WAYZGOOSE

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Translator English - Chinese

wayzgoose
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

Wayzgoose
570 millions of speakers

English

wayzgoose
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

wayzgoose
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

wayzgoose
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

wayzgoose
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

Wayzgoose
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

wayzgoose
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

Wayzgoose
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Wayzgoose
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Wayzgoose
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

wayzgoose
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

wayzgoose
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Wayzgoose
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

wayzgoose
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

wayzgoose
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

मार्गउझोझ
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

WAYZGOOSE
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

Wayzgoose
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

wayzgoose
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

wayzgoose
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

wayzgoose
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

Wayzgoose
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

wayzgoose
14 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Swedish

wayzgoose
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

wayzgoose
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of wayzgoose

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «WAYZGOOSE»

The term «wayzgoose» is normally little used and occupies the 145.613 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «WAYZGOOSE» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about wayzgoose

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «WAYZGOOSE»

Discover the use of wayzgoose in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to wayzgoose and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Australian National Bibliography
Katoomba, N.S.W. : Wayzgoose Press, 1992. - [29] p. : 1 col. ill. ; 29 cm. Edition of 70 signed and numbered copies was designed and illustrated by Mike Hudson. The cover features a wood engraving and a linocul illustrates the poem.Thc text ...
‎1978
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The Isle of Pines, 1668: Henry Neville's Uncertain Utopia
Courtesy of The Wayzgoose Press. Designed, printed, and bound by The Wayzgoose Press, illustrated with two-color linocuts by Mike Hudson, Katoomba 1990. Limited edition of 50 copies. 67 Country dancing. Courtesy of The Wayzgoose ...
Mr John Scheckter, 2013
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A History of Whitby and its Place Names
WATERLOO. WELL. This public well was once situated in Factory Fields, but is now lost under theAucklandWay housingestate. Like Waterloo Yard, it probably took its name from the Battle of Waterloo (1815). The Wayzgoose was an annual  ...
Colin Waters, 2014
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Wayzgoose Press Pre-publication Material
Contains a complete collection of the pre-publication material for the book, "The Cure", 1992, which was written by Jyoti Brunsden, designed by Mike Hudson, and hand-set by Jadwiga Jarvis.
Wayzgoose Press, Mike Hudson, Jadwiga Jarvis, 1992
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An Eighteenth-century Wayzgoose
This marked the traditional end of summer and the point at which the season of working by candlelight began. Later, the word came to refer to the annual outing and dinner of the staff of a printing works or the printers on a newspaper.
Nicolas Contat, Geoffrey Spencer, British Printing Society, 1998
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Bartkowiaks forum book art 2004/2005
Edition: 10 copies AUS $ 300,– Each December, The Wayzgoose Press produces a broadside in which they make a graphic/typographic commentary on social or political events of the past year. “War & Peace”, produced at the end of 2002, ...
Heinz Stefan Bartkowiak (Hrsg.)
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A Companion to Satire: Ancient and Modern
Campbell's three principal satires are The Wayzgoose (1928), The Georgiad ( 1933), andFlowering Rifle(1939). The Wayzgoose satirizes the artistic community of the author's native South Africa; and taking a leaf from Pope's Dunciad, ...
Ruben Quintero, 2008
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The Inverted Line
The Printer- 1993 To celebrate letterpress printmaking I engraved this block on the occasion of Wayzgoose 1993. The image was reproduced on the poster advertising the exhibition and in the Wayzgoose '93 Anthology. 8. Time Flies- 1985 ...
George A. Walker, 2000
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APAIS 1992: Australian public affairs information service
28, Apr 1992 : 5-8 (Publishing* / Printing* / Companies, Individual / Wayzgoose Press / Brandywine Press I Archive / Letterpress printing) Ephemeral materials [ equals] ephemeral librarians [equals] ephemeral collections, bibl. WEGNER ...
National Library of Australia
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A Bibliography of English Etymology
4. 1895c. Philanthropy NQ VIII / 8: 132. 4. 1897a. Baldacchino. NQ VIII/11: 106. 4. 1897b. Skates : Scatches. NQ VIII/11: 305. 4. 1897c. Wayzgoose. NQ VIII/11: 30. 4. 1897d. Wayzgoose. NQ VIII/11: 157. 4. 1897e. Wayzgoose. NQ VIII/11: 254.
Anatoly Liberman, Ari Hoptman, Nathan E. Carlson, 2010

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «WAYZGOOSE»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term wayzgoose is used in the context of the following news items.
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What's a wayzgoose? Wells College celebrates print with revival of …
Aside from doughnuts and coffee, the Wells' wayzgoose —it's first ever — didn't feature a feast. Instead, it was a celebration of print, with 30 printers, binders and ... «Auburn Citizen, May 15»
2
The Next 7: Your guide to this week's entertainment
Upstate NY Spring Wayzgoose 2015, celebration of printing, paper and book arts going back to medieval times when master printers would host a feast for his ... «Ithaca Journal, May 15»
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Critic's Picks: Tacoma Wayzgoose, Cantus choir in Seattle, Brass …
Check out Tacoma's annual printmakers' festival, the Norwegian choir made famous by “Frozen,” Brass Unlimited's Sounds of Brass pops show and The ... «TheNewsTribune.com, Apr 15»
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Book art lovers migrate to annual Wayzgoose exhibition
GRIMSBY — The 37th annual Wayzgoose book arts exhibition is about to take flight. On the last Saturday in April, for the last 37 years, practitioners of a wide ... «Niagarathisweek.com, Apr 15»
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UC Irvine's Wayzgoose Festival Tomorrow
And in my years there, I never quite figured out (or bothered) to find out why UCI's annual festival and open house is called "Wayzgoose". What I know is that it's ... «OC Weekly, Apr 15»
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What's on this weekend
Also in Newport throughout the weekend, Quay Arts will be hosting an event called 'Wayzgoose', which will showcase some of the best of Island art. «Isle of Wight County Press, Nov 14»
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'Vape' is the word of the year
It's the lexicographers' beano, the wordsmiths' wayzgoose: it's time to choose The Words of the Year. Before I proceed, I must confess. I too am a lexicographer ... «Telegraph.co.uk, Nov 14»
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Kings County art scene Oct. 30
It was a celebration of the printed word as Gaspereau Press in Kentville hosted its 14th annual Wayzgoose on Oct. 25. It was standing room only for the open ... «Kings County Register/Advertiser, Oct 14»
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Hamilton Wood Type Prints the Final Four Limited-Edition Type …
It has expanded its hands-on approach with new workshops, programs and an annual Wayzgoose type conference that attracts design and print professionals, ... «MyPrintResource.com, Oct 14»
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All about the type at Gaspereau Press
The 14th annual Gaspereau Press Wayzgoose will take place on Oct. 25. This year's guests of honour are Jan and Crispin Elsted of Barbarian Press in Mission, ... «Kings County Register/Advertiser, Oct 14»

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