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Goosey   /gˈusi/   Listen

Having or revealing stupidity.  Synonyms: anserine, dopey, dopy, foolish, gooselike, goosy, jerky.  "A dopey answer" , "A dopey kid" , "Some fool idea about rewriting authors' books"

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"Goosey" Quotes from Famous Books

... 'Goosey!' whispered his mother, 'getting seepy? Is the sandman throwing sand in your eyes? Old Sandman at it? Sh—' ... ...
— The Grim Smile of the Five Towns • Arnold Bennett

... went along, and they went along, and they went along, till they met Goosey-poosey, "Where are you going to, Henny-penny, Cocky- locky and Ducky-daddles?" said Goosey-poosey. "Oh! we're going to tell the king the sky's a-falling," said Henny-penny and Cocky-locky and Ducky-daddles. "May I come with you," said Goosey-poosey. "Certainly," ...
— English Fairy Tales • Joseph Jacobs (coll. & ed.)

... "Goosey—it's only because I'm so happy, happy, happy! Why, Bertram, if it weren't for that Overflow Annex I believe ...
— Miss Billy Married • Eleanor H. Porter

... "Why—you old goosey—I was only speaking in a general sense, of course! You are always so literal. Now when we have finished tea, sing me that funny song about high-heeled shoon and siller tags, and the ...
— The Mayor of Casterbridge • Thomas Hardy

Words linked to "Goosey" :   goose, stupid, colloquialism

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