goose up

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  1. n.
    a silly oaf; an oaf. : Oh, I'm such a silly goose!
  2. tv.
    to (attempt to) poke something, such as a finger, in someone's anus. : Freddy tried to goose me!
  3. n.
    an attempt to goosesomeone. (As in sense 2.) : He tried to give me a goose.
  4. tv.
    to rev up an engine; to press down hard on the accelerator of a car. : Why don't you goose the thing and see how fast it'll go?
  5. n.
    an act of suddenly pressing down the accelerator of a car. : Give it a good goose and see what happens.
Dictionary of American Slang and Colloquial Expressions by Richard A. Spears.Fourth Edition.
Copyright 2007. Published by McGraw-Hill Education.
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