Cork Slang, Like A Dictionary of Cork Slang
by Seán Beecher
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GOWL (2)

Construct: Noun
Definition: A fool, an unpleasant individual.
Use: Don't be doing the gowl.
Don't be acting the fool.
Derivation: See Gowl and also note 'Goll', 'Caoch' - blind, a perversion of Irish 'Dall' - blind. Bog Latin. (MacAlister)

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