Definitions

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  • n. The state of being goofy
  • n. Goofy behaviour
  • n. The result or product of being goofy

Etymologies

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From goofy +‎ -ness

Examples

  • If the Water Bureau has sufficient resources to engage in goofiness, I take it as evidence that water rates are too high.

    Eat what you kill -- but at City Hall? (Jack Bog's Blog)

  • And she hopes that goofiness translates into big success for her new show.

    Paula Abdul: 'I've Never Been Drunk In My Life'

  • If you're a Bostonian, and you've never been to a Pan9 show, you've been missing out — imagine a bunch of experimental music, experimental rock music, not-so-experimental rock music, and just plain goofiness all thrown onto the same program, being performed in a big old loft with an atmosphere that's half exotic-bohemian and half good-vibe house party, and you'll start to get the idea.

    Archive 2007-01-01

  • Sticker Nation, the new Disinformation book on Srini Kumar's radical sticker-ganda goofiness, is reviewed here.

    Boing Boing: July 16, 2006 - July 22, 2006 Archives

  • But the professors understood that behind the goofiness was a formidable mathematical mind.

    In the Plex

  • Whether it's easier for viewers to follow this film in English, Urdu, or Hindi, I doubt anyone will be able to resist this film's rag-tag goofiness or the enthusiasm with which the local populace follows Superman's latest exploits.

    George Heymont: Superman, We Hardly Knew Ye! (VIDEOS)

  • Goofier things have happened in the past and this is the logical kind of goofiness that wins elections.

    Zogby Polling :Female Voters Deserting Hillary

  • They theory, though, just keeps rolling ever onwards, leading to the kind of goofiness that you identify.

    The essential paradigm of cyberspace

  • - DeMarcus Cousins was simply looking for a place he could be accepted, a school that would embrace his "goofiness" as he put it.

    The Daily Times News Headlines

  • (AP) -- DeMarcus Cousins was simply looking for a place he could be accepted, a school that would embrace his "goofiness" as he put it.

    SI.com

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