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goober

1. slang Someone who is silly or stupid. That guy's a total goober—I can't ask him to prom!
2. slang A pimple. Do you have any zit cream? I've got a huge goober right in the middle of my forehead.
3. slang A tumor. Is this her latest scan? Aw man, that goober hasn't gotten any smaller.
4. Peanut, particularly in the Southern US. Did you really grow up on a goober farm in Georgia?

goober grabber

slang Someone who harvests peanuts, particularly in the Southern US. "Goober" is another name for a peanut, particularly in the Southern US. Did you really grow up as a goober-grabber on a farm in Georgia?
See also: goober, grabber

goober grease

slang Peanut butter. "Goober" is another name for a peanut, particularly in the Southern US. Want me to put some goober-grease on this sandwich for you?
See also: goober, grease

goober-grabber

(ˈgubɚgræbɚ)
n. someone who picks peanuts. (Typically someone native to Georgia where peanuts are grown. From guber. Forced and contrived.) One of the local goober-grabbers took us to a peanut boil.

goober-grease

(ˈgubɚgris)
n. peanut butter. Pass me some of that goober-grease, will ya?

guber

and goober (ˈgubɚ)
1. n. a facial pimple. (see also goob.) How does anybody get rid of goobers?
2. n. a tumor. (see also boogie.) The patient with the abdominal guber is going into surgery now.

goober

verb
See guber
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After the plants flower, they'll produce pegs that grow down into the soil and then form the goobers.
Delia pulls herself up by her bootstraps, first cleaning with the Dust Bunnies service, then returning to her first calling -- cosmetology -- taking over the Bee's Bonnet Beauty Salon (just down the road from Biscuit World and Goobers restaurant and bar).
The 18-year-old actress, who loves M and Ms, Kit Kats, Snickers and Goobers, was termed 'malnourished' when she was hospitalised recently for a bad case of food poisoning.
The goobers around him who keep trying to steal his spotlight and get their ugly mugs on camera are somewhat less pleasing.
The place was mobbed with kids our age, and already Jujubees and Goobers were flying through the air as helpless ushers tried vainly to negotiate cease-fires.
Brands: Baby Ruth, Butterfinger, Carnation, Carnation Instant Breakfast, Chase & Sanborn, Coffee Mate, Contadina, Friskies, Friskies ALPO, Friskies Mighty Dog, Goobers, Hills Bros.
Brands: Baby Ruth, Butterfinger, Carnation, Carnation Instant Breakfast, Chase & Sanborn, Coffee Mute, Contadina, Friskies, Friskies ALPO, Friskies Mighty Dog, Goobers, Hills Bros.
The move gave Ferrara Pan instant credibility to compete with the leader in those categories, Nestle (maker of Raisinets chocolate-covered raisins and Goobers chocolate-covered peanuts).