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get goose bumps

To get bumps on one's skin where one's body hair stands on end as the result of an intense feeling of cold, nervousness, anxiety, excitement, or fear. I got goose bumps watching that scary movie last night! Their concert was so amazing, I got goose bumps when they played their first song! It's so cold in here that I'm getting goose bumps.
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To this day, I get goosebumps when I see Michael Flatley and Jean Butler performing Riverdance, which they did for the first time as part of the half-time entertainment when the show was hosted in Ireland.
Explain two reasons scientists believe humans get goosebumps.
TEHRAN (FNA)- People get goosebumps when they feel a sudden surge of emotion.
I have lived in Australia for 42 years and still get goosebumps and a good cry when I hear a beautiful Welsh voice singing any song in Welsh.
"The rings of Saturn--I still get goosebumps looking at them now!
com you might get goosebumps but not from fear - from excitement at the prospect of lots of fun in the sun."
WHY do I get goosebumps? - Jenny Reader, St irling.
Jennifer Holman, a dermatologist at University of Missouri Hospital Many other animals, including your cat or pooch, get goosebumps too.
"Here, it'll be fantastic - you get goosebumps just thinking about
"I get goosebumps every time I think about stepping out at Old Trafford.