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Definition of the adjective goofy

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adjective - degrees: more goofy / goofier | most goofy / goofiest

  1. ludicrous, foolish

Alternative definition of the adjective goofy


  1. silly, quirky
  2. [snowboarding] riding with right foot forward.

Definition of the noun goofy

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Specialised definition of the noun goofy

Glossary of sports

in skateboarding, snowboarding and similar sports, used for describing a stance on the board in which the rider's right foot is nearer the front end (2006. Dictionary of Sport and Exercise Science. A&C Black Publishers Ltd)

  • usage: slang


  1. Goofy is a funny animal cartoon character created in 1932 at Walt Disney Productions. Goofy is a tall, anthropomorphic dog, and typically wears a turtle neck and vest, with pants, shoes, white gloves, and a tall hat originally designed as a rumpled fedora. Goofy is a close friend of Mickey Mouse and Donald Duck and is one of Disney's most popular characters. He is normally characterized as extremely clumsy and dimwitted, yet this interpretation isn't always definitive; occasionally Goofy is shown as intuitive and clever, albeit in his own unique, eccentric way.
  2. Goofy is a fictional character from the 1990 film The Prince and the Pauper.
  3. Goofy is a fictional character from the 1943 film The Orphan's Benefit.
  4. Goofy is a fictional character from the 2012 film Nägel mit Köppen.
  5. Goofy is a fictional character of the 1995 animated musical comedy film: A Goofy Movie.


"Goofy" a.k.a. "A Goofy Movie" is a 1995 American animated musical comedy film, produced by Disney MovieToons, and released in theaters on April 7, 1995 by Walt Disney Pictures. The film features characters from The Disney Afternoon television series Goof Troop; the film itself acts as a sequel to the TV show.


Who is Goofy?

Goofy a.k.a. Filippo Magnini is an Italian swimmer, who was two times 100 metres freestyle World champion and three times European champion.


Goofy is a K-pop group who achieved minor successes from their albums.

  • also known as 구피
  • genre: Dance music
  • albums: "Goofy III", "Techno Goofy", "비야", "Sad Orchestra", "Unplugged Soul"


Goofy stance is skateboarding with with your right foot forward, and your left foot pushing as your dominant stance.

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Goofy

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Google previewThe Concise New Partridge Dictionary of Slang and Unconventional English (2014)

by Tom Dalzell, Terry Victor

in circusand carnival usage, an extremely gullible customer who demonstrates great potential as avictim US,1981 goofy noun 1a fool, especially as a ...

Google previewThe Dimwit's Dictionary (2002)

5,000 Overused Words and Phrases and Alternatives to Them by Robert Hartwell Fiske

batty; cracked; crazy; daft; demented; deranged; fey; foolish; goofy; insane; lunatic; mad; maniacal; neurotic; nuts; nutty; psychotic; raving; silly; squirrelly; touched; unbalanced; unhinged; ...

Google previewThe Christmas Encyclopedia, 3d ed. (2001)

by William D. Crump

and Bill Farmer ( Goofy). Words and music to “The Best Christmas of All” by Randy Petersen and ...

Google previewDictionary of Yiddish Slang and Idioms (1983)

by Fred Kogos

Meshugeneh Mad, crazy, insane woman; an eccentric female Meshugeneh gens, meshugeneh gribbenes Goofy parents, goofy children (Lit., crazy fowl, bad cracklings or chitterlings) (A) Meshugeneh velt!

Google previewOxford Dictionary of Modern Slang (2010)

by John Ayto, John Simpson

goofgoofball goofus goofy goog googie goo-goo goorie goose goosegog gopher gorblimey gotcha. sudden inkling that they would have liked to get the goods on Mulcahy (1952). goof noun 1 A foolish or stupid person. 1916–.

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Quotes about Goofy

I always feel like a goofy little kid. (Julia Stiles)
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Scrabble value of G2O1O1F4Y4

The value of this 5-letter word is 12 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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