• Goose Definition & Synonyms
- (n.) Any large web-footen bird of the subfamily Anserinae, and belonging to Anser, Branta, Chen, and several allied genera. See Anseres.
- (n.) A silly creature; a simpleton.
- (n.) Any large bird of other related families, resembling the common goose.
- (n.) A game played with counters on a board divided into compartments, in some of which a goose was depicted.
- (n.) A tailors smoothing iron, so called from its handle, which resembles the neck of a goose.
• Goosefish Definition & Synonyms
- (n.) See Angler.
• Goose-rumped Definition & Synonyms
- (a.) Having the tail set low and buttocks that fall away sharply from the croup; -- said of certain horses.