noun, plural googlies. Cricket.
a bowled ball that swerves in one direction and breaks in the other.

1900–05; origin uncertain Unabridged
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World English Dictionary
googly (ˈɡuːɡlɪ)
n , pl -lies
cricket an off break bowled with a leg break action
[C20: Australian, of unknown origin]

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It is the color of sunshine, and it has googly eyes.
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