get goose bumps

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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.
See also: bump, get, goose
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I just got goose bumps. So many roaches, so many types of insects that I had never seen before, inside the flour and sugar containers, in with the poppyseeds.
He said: "We all got goose bumps. It was probably the loudest environment I've ever been in."
"I got goose bumps on the pitch and sometimes when the match stopped I took a moment to myself and just laughed!