goose bump definition

  • noun:
    • Raised epidermis, usually due to the involuntary erection of hairs regarding the neck or hands caused by cool, pleasure, or worry.
    • reflex erection of hairs of your skin in reaction to cool or psychological anxiety or skin discomfort

Related Sources

  • Sentence for "goose bump"
  • Synonym for "goose bump"
  • Hypernym for "goose bump"
  • Urban Dictionary for "goose bump"
    • noun reflex erection of hairs of…
    • View More
  • Medical Dictionary for "goose bump"
    • a short-term local improvement in skin…
    • View More
41 votes

How would you define goose bump?

All the definitions on AZdictionary were written by people just like you. Now's your chance to add your own!