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English definition of “goose bumps”

goose bumps

plural noun  /ˈɡusˌbʌmps/ (also goose flesh,  /ˈɡusˌfleʃ/, goose pimples,  /ˈɡusˌpɪm·pəlz/) us  
a temporary condition in which small raised swellings appear on the skin because of cold, fear, or excitement: Let’s move out into the sun – I’m getting goose bumps.
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