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goose

goose

 
pronunciation:
gus
parts of speech:
noun, transitive verb
phrases:
cook one's goose
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part of speech: noun
inflections: geese
definition 1: a wild or domesticated water bird that resembles a duck but is usu. larger and has a longer neck and legs and a more pointed bill.
 
definition 2: the female of this bird. (Cf. gander.)
definition 3: the flesh of this bird, prepared as food.
definition 4: (informal) a silly or stupid person.
definition 5: (slang) a sudden playful poke between the buttocks, as if to urge to action.
phrase: cook one's goose
 
part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: goosed, gooses, goosing
definition: (slang) to urge to action, as by a sudden poke between the buttocks.
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