gooseflesh gooseflesh

Definition(s):

  • (n) reflex erection of hairs of the skin in response to cold or emotional stress or skin irritation

Usage(s):

  1. One of the best gooseflesh dramas in years, Kind Lady is an especial favorite with Brady because it is tailored to the talents of his wife, Grace George.
  2. Sensitive Jngling had chronic attacks of gooseflesh.
  3. The attempt to revive the excess profits tax proved short-lived, yet caused gooseflesh among many corporations and investors.

Quotes

  1. In reply Dietrich wrote that the book "is like a terrible animal lying quietly in your room and you don't know when it will kill you. : I read it with one eye and my heart had gooseflesh."
    on Apr 8, 2007 By: Marlene Dietrich Source: Kansas City Star

  2. "I got gooseflesh when I heard the news. I am looking forward to leading the guys and taking them to another level," said Ralepelle.
    on Nov 30, 2006 By: Chiliboy Ralepelle Source: News24

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