goos·​ey | \ ˈgü-sē How to pronounce goosey (audio) \
goosier; goosiest

Definition of goosey

1 : resembling a goose
2a : affected with goose bumps : scared
b : very nervous
c : reacting strongly when goosed or startled

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Examples of goosey in a Sentence

have been feeling goosey all morning, knowing that I have that driving test hanging over my head

First Known Use of goosey

1811, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Goosey.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 1 Jun. 2020.

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