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poppy, ca, golden state, museum, shrimp, woodpecker, el dorado, gold coast, museum, Cal.
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Correct spelling:
goose
Definition:
A tailors' smoothing- iron.

What does the acronym goose stand for?

GOOSE abbreviation definitions:
–  Generic Object-Oriented Substation Event
–  Get Out Of School Early

Synonyms:

noun
animal
goose.
bird
curlew, partridge, songbird, eagle, goldfinch, waxwing, dove, cormorant, parakeet, yellowbird, bald eagle, ringtail, road runner, plover, cuckoo, lark, kingfisher, duck, snipe, hummingbird, peacock, horned owl, crow, finch, pheasant, raven, oriole, lovebird, turtledove, osprey, dodo, hawk, ostrich, nightingale, redbird, grosbeak, blackbird, Canada Goose, chickadee, ibis, owl, cockatoo, crane, nuthatch, teal, pigeon, egret, cardinal, magpie, blue jay, thrush, buzzard, swan, peregrine, gull, squab, booby, bluebird, puffin, vulture, weaver, tern, swift, pelican, mallard, penguin, redwing, heron, grouse, barn owl, parrot, turkey, sheldrake, quetzal, crested jay, emu, coot, sparrow, loon, sea gull, spoonbill, jackdaw, falcon, stork, albatross, grackle, bird, flamingo, canary, harrier, myna, jay, woodpecker, cassowary, starling, sandpiper, robin, bullfinch, bittern, wren, mourning dove, macaw, mockingbird, condor, rook, bluebill.
boost
raise, leg up, leg*, heave, advance, buildup, backup, shot in the arm, lift, goose, praise, promotion, improvement, support, hand*, assistance, aid, helping hand, shove, help, hoist, thrust, handout.
food
goose.
fool
lightweights, clown, schlemiel, jerk*, dunderheads, imbecile, dolt*, nerd*, ass, fool, lightweight, cretin*, fair game, simpleton, blockhead, fools, tomfool, birdbrains, bonehead, birdbrain, moron, nincompoop, twit, buffoon, schmo, twerp, bore, half-wit, dope*, innocent, victim, stooge, sap*, easy mark, turkey, clod, innocents, ninny, fatheads, boob*, loon, lamebrains, idiot, halfwit, ignoramus, sillies, dumb ox, twerps, illiterates, softhead, illiterate, dunce, Mooncalf, nitwit, dimwit, fathead, numskull, dunderhead, sucker, lamebrain, oaf, silly.
fowl
capons, capon.
goose
fathead, goof, bozo, zany, cuckoo, twat.
motivation
motivations, stimulus, impulsion, actuation, predetermination, impulsions, get up and go.
persuasion
arm-twist, Cajoleries, cajolery, hard sell, working over.
ruin
destroy, defeat, spoil.
schmuck
schmuck.
verb
contact
goose.
drive
propel, spirit up, prompt, pound, hurry, compel, egg on, work on, induce, oblige, overburden, hasten, harass, coerce, herd, kick, send, lean on, inspire, arouse, spur, make, put up to, act upon, overwork, chase, hurl, actuate, impel, encourage, instigate, motivate, prod, worry, provoke, stimulate, animate, force, hound, dog*, press, shepherd, pressure, bulldoze, steamroll, rush, goad, railroad, push, hustle, nag, ride herd on, constrain, rouse.
energize
trigger, liven up, arm, prime, sustain, enable, put zip into, work up, enliven, innervate, quicken, electrify, pep up, turn on, vitalize, actify, zap, invigorate, activize, inspirit, jazz up, build up, reinforce, juice up, start up, excite, switch on, empower, pump up, strengthen, fortify.
goad
annoy, sting*, whip*, lash, exhort, tease, rowel, prick*, fire up, drive, sound, bully, spark*, urge, sic, key up, irritate, needle, move.
importune
plague, beseech, plead, besiege, entreat, ask, crave, supplicate, pray, persuade, con*, dun, invoke, sell, beg, pester, badger, appeal, implore, solicit, beset.
induce
wheedle, promote, occasion, sell one on, win over, talk into, get*, generate, cause, get up, coax, give rise to, bring about, set in motion, engender, squeeze, abet, argue into, produce, lead to, convince, suck in, cajole, procure, draw, draw in, influence, effect, soft-soap, activate, prevail upon, sway, sweet-talk, twist one's arm, bring around, breed, incite.
lift
uphold, arise, disappear, upheave, put up, jump up, uplift, erect, climb, up, mount, Uprear, boost, heft, buoy up, raise high, disperse, take up, rise, upraise, vanish, hike, rear, move up, hike up, elevate, bear aloft, draw up, aspire, soar, bring up, pick up, dissipate, jack up, come up.
motivate
spark, predetermine, pique, dispose, fire, suggest, lead, give incentive, galvanize, set astir, incline, set afoot, bring, predispose, Innerve, touch off, whet.
Examples of usage:
  1. It was that of a one- eyed goose. – Furze the Cruel by John Trevena
  2. Don't be such a goose, papa." – The Landleaguers by Anthony Trollope
  3. Honest to goodness now, I'm a little inclined to believe he'll be leading us a wild- goose Chase, if you want my opinion. – At Whispering Pine Lodge by Lawrence J. Leslie
  4. The goose- hunting season was always one of great sport for Bobby, but this year he found it lonesome enough without Jimmy's company. – Bobby of the Labrador by Dillon Wallace
  5. I put it in with my own hands; and if we have but good luck in the baking, it will be as pretty a goose- pie- though I say it that should not say it- as pretty a goose- pie as ever your worship set your eyes upon. – The Parent's Assistant by Maria Edgeworth
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