anserous

adjective
an·​ser·​ous

Definition of anserous

: like a goose : stupid, silly — compare anserine entry 1

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First Known Use of anserous

1826, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for anserous

Latin anser goose + English -ous

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“Anserous.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/anserous. Accessed 17 Jan. 2021.

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