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 got goosebumps just thinking about it," said Newton.
I WONDER how many Blues got goosebumps listening to Wayne Rooney talking about his goosebumps.
Bob Rushton, Pontefract It's getting to me I'm so excited about it all that I've got goosebumps!
Summary: "I got goosebumps the minute you all started singing, and I think you have a big future ahead of you."
Judge Amanda Holden swooned: "I got goosebumps the minute you all started singing, and I think you have a big future ahead of you."
GRAEME DOTT has had a year to get used to the moniker 'world champion' but he has still got goosebumps about being introduced as such at the Crucible today.