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goose pimples

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Definition of goose pimples in English:

plural noun

The pimples that form gooseflesh.
Example sentences
  • This may not be a performance of The Flying Dutchman to bring out the goose pimples but it is a fascinating one, with real musical integrity even if this version of the score is unlikely to supersede its familiar counterpart.
  • Janis Joplin singing Cry Baby gave me goose pimples.
  • Oooh, it gives me goose pimples just writing about it.

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