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Italian translation of 'goose'

goose

(ɡuːs)

noun

Word forms:plural geese
  1. oca
    a flock of geese (on the ground) un branco di oche (in the air) uno stormo di oche
    the goose that lays the golden eggs la gallina dalle uova d'oro
    don't be such a goose! (informal) non essere così stupido!

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Example Sentences Including 'goose'

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The portly princess had cooked her goose.
Veronica Buckley CHRISTINA QUEEN OF SWEDEN: The Restless Life of a European Eccentric (2004)
After thirty years, just thinking about them still gives me goose flesh.
Paul Preston The Spanish Civil War: Reaction, Revolution and Revenge (2006 (1986))
Allow to cool completely if you are going to use it to stuff the neck of the goose or turkey.
The Sun (2016)
Cover the legs with the duck or goose fat and one glass of white wine until they are just submerged.
Times, Sunday Times (2010)
Goose and duck love this.
Times, Sunday Times (2016)
Ideal with turkey or goose.
Times, Sunday Times (2012)
It is painful to watch a gifted writer being such a silly goose.
Times, Sunday Times (2013)
It's wonderful with roast goose.
The Sun (2016)
On the day, heat two tablespoons of hot turkey or goose fat in a roasting tin in a hot oven.
Times, Sunday Times (2016)
The ad men are killing their golden goose.
The Sun (2011)
They dined on roast goose.
Times, Sunday Times (2017)
While the goose is cooking, prepare the stuffing, glaze and gravy.
The Sun (2016)
Much more of this and his goose will be cooked.
The Sun (2015)
My mum said it gave her goose bumps.
Times, Sunday Times (2014)
To know we will have that and the support of the home crowd, it gives me goose bumps thinking about it.
Times, Sunday Times (2016)
Don't fancy turkey or goose?
Times, Sunday Times (2010)
How do you imagine all that duck and goose skin was gleaned?
Times, Sunday Times (2008)
I still get goose bumps remembering the moment Crystal Serenity sailed into the sea ice.
Times, Sunday Times (2016)
It was as if a giant snake were in combat with a large and voluble goose.
Times, Sunday Times (2008)
Season and serve with the goose and roast potatoes.
Times, Sunday Times (2012)
There are bare legs and goose bumps.
Times, Sunday Times (2010)
What questions should you ask about the way geese and turkey are produced?
Times, Sunday Times (2008)
You could buy buckets of goose fat for roast potatoes with the money saved by switching fowl.
Times, Sunday Times (2008)
Get it wrong and your goose is cooked.
Times, Sunday Times (2017)
He said: 'I had goose flesh with all the crowd chanting my name.
The Sun (2008)
I mean, how hard can you squeeze a golden goose before the bird calls a work stoppage?
Times, Sunday Times (2010)
Perhaps her golden goose has had its day then.
The Sun (2014)
The place should give you goose bumps.
The Sun (2015)
They should beware of killing the golden goose.
The Sun (2008)
We do have to ask in London whether we are in danger of killing the golden goose.
Times, Sunday Times (2016)
What's good for the goose comes to mind.
The Sun (2009)
Witnesses identified the birds as geese.
Times, Sunday Times (2009)
But to contest doctrine, that is to grab the goose by the neck!
Christianity Today (2000)

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'goose' in Other Languages

British English: goose /ɡuːs/ NOUN
A goose is a large bird similar to a duck, with a long neck.
Geese are often raised for their meat.
  • American English: goose
  • Arabic: إِوَزَّة
  • Brazilian Portuguese: ganso
  • Chinese:
  • Croatian: guska
  • Czech: husa
  • Danish: gås
  • Dutch: gans
  • European Spanish: oca
  • Finnish: hanhi
  • French: oie
  • German: Gans
  • Greek: χήνα
  • Italian: oca
  • Japanese: ガチョウ
  • Korean: 거위
  • Norwegian: gås
  • Polish: gęś
  • European Portuguese: ganso
  • Romanian: gâscă
  • Russian: гусь
  • Spanish: ganso
  • Swedish: gås
  • Thai: ห่าน
  • Turkish: kaz
  • Ukrainian: гусак
  • Vietnamese: con ngỗng

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