gobe-mouche

EnglishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French gobe-mouche. See gober (to swallow whole) and mouche (fly).

NounEdit

gobe-mouche (plural gobe-mouches)

  1. A naive, gullible person.

FrenchEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From gober (to swallow whole) and mouche (fly).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

gobe-mouche m (plural gobe-mouches)

  1. flycatcher
  2. A naive, gullible person.