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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To produce horripilation in; cause to shrink or creep, as flesh.
  • To have goose-flesh.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • v. have one's hair stand on end and get goosebumps
  • v. cause (someone's) hair to stand on end and to have goosebumps

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