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goose bumps

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goose pimples:

see goosefleshgooseflesh,
temporary rumpling of the skin into tiny bumps, also called goose bumps and goose pimples, and technically known as cutis ansirina. In response to cold or certain emotional states, such as fear or rage, the smooth muscles of the subsurface layer (dermis) of
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Dublin Flyer: bold-jumping front-runner used to give jockey Brendan Powell goose pimples
There were goose pimples all over when he finished that one.
Some musicals contain certain songs of such emotional quality they give the audience goose pimples, and this is one of them.
Daughter of a teacher, Naina is the focus of attention in the Sultanul Uloom college in Hyderabad, where she is writing her exam, giving goose pimples to much older students.
Within seconds of the speech starting I found I had goose pimples.
I still get goose pimples as I go back in my mind and hear them.
They had intended to swim the 22-mile loch three times but had to put their kit back on to cover their goose pimples after just one length.
I remember when Eisner first arrived at Disney I got goose pimples thinking that this guy was only out to milk the company, not build it.
It gives me goose pimples to think about the impact that would have.
I will never forget my eight months at Cardiff City and still get goose pimples when I remember that goal I scored against Chester in the FA Cup.
Goose pimples tingle the skin of Leopoldo Cuesta when he holds the samurai sword his father received during World War II as a gift from Japanese troops who signed a cease-fire pact with U.
But as I write this, I've got goose pimples of the back of my neck recalling how we broke the chain of disappointment in Meath.