adjective (goosier, goosiest)
1Having or showing a quality considered to be characteristic of a goose, especially foolishness or nervousness.
- When he start to sing; then I'd get a little nervous and goosy like.
- ‘Terms like democracy make me really goosey… they feel like clouds of methane gas to me, it means nothing,’ says Dery.
- In fact, I wanted to make Fernandito a little bit more goosey, but the executives in the network were saying, ‘No, no, no, no.’
1.1 informal Exhibiting gooseflesh: I’ve gone all goosey
More example sentences
- Another campaigner, Dave Dee, said: ‘I have gone goosey all over.’
- I was so excited to listen to your reflections that I actually got goosey and a bit teary all at once.
Words that rhyme with gooseyDebussy, juicy, Lucy, Senussi, Watusi
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