Origin of goose skin
First recorded in 1630–40
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Examples from the Web for goose skin
But the wind was so dry and piercing that it made me have goose-skin all over.The Letters of a Post-Impressionist
Vincent Van Gogh
Goose-Skin modestly remains outside of the enclosure of the Court.
Mylio and Goose-Skin separate, the latter dancing and singing.
Mylio interrupts the flow of Goose-Skin's eloquence with an angry look.
(To Goose-Skin, who seems steeped in thought) Old friend, pardon me your death.