goose pimple


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Noun1.goose pimple - reflex erection of hairs of the skin in response to cold or emotional stress or skin irritation
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You'd hope that by now I would have learnt from all of my previous experiences, but, no, here I was again, sat on a barstool in the White Lion, with legs crossed to try to tone down the effects of my vivacious, va-va-voom, racy, raunchy, perhaps risquA, ruby red dress that clung to every goose pimple.
Autumn nights, the leafless trees are silent-- I wake to the sound of rivers changing course, going north: it's the sound of car tires on a wet road, or the sound of a woman in the shower, it's one of those confusing things like flying-- the higher you get, the colder it gets, moving closer to the sun, the skin begins to contract, to reserve body heat, the flesh begins to goose pimple, you think perhaps this wouldn't be happening if you were wearing a hat, perhaps this wouldn't be happening if you'd listened to your mother.
I'm not that cold - I'm quite warm really," says Mrs Wadrop, who to the naked eye appears to be sporting a tattoo but not a single goose pimple.
Willie Musson enjoys his first success as a trainer when Shantogan (Liam Fogarty) takes the juvenile hurdle at Plumpton from Goose Pimple (Tom Marshall/Colin Brown).
Coming away from Newry I had goose pimples on the back of my neck to see what it all means to those people.
I remember every time I would leave or enter my son in law's unit that he was then commanding, I would get goose pimples.
Among his chosen tracks were Crystal Clear by electronic dance act The Grid, Baggy Trousers by Madness and Bix Beiderbecke's Goose Pimples.
The helpful folk on planet fashion adopt the serious sounding term of "transitional" for garments that save us from wet toes and goose pimples during the change of seasons.
JOANNE BROADHURST SAYS: My daughter used to say: "Mum I've got ice prickles" when she had goose pimples.
They reported symptoms including dry mouths, goose pimples, their hair standing on end, palpitations, raised heart rates and their hands shaking when admitted to Royal Glamorgan Hospital.
When I got on him in the paddock I would get goose pimples and from his back you could hear so many people saying his name because he had such a big following.
The poem still gives me goose pimples every time I read it.