What does the word goose mean?

Usage examples for goose

  1. She liked Mr. Palliser, and therefore had no objection; but she declared to herself that her cousin was a goose for her pains. – Can You Forgive Her? by Anthony Trollope
  2. It's as loose as a goose! – The Galaxy Primes by Edward Elmer Smith
  3. It was a large bird, but many hands make light work; that is, as far as getting the feathers off the goose was concerned. – Down the Columbia by Lewis R. Freeman