goosie, noun

Forms:
Also goose.
Origin:
English, AfrikaansShow more Transferred use of English goose ‘a woman; hence, the sexual favour; low: from ca. 1870’ (E. Partridge Dictionary of Slang edited by by P. Beale, 1984, p.489) + (informal) suffix -ie; or Afrikaans suffix -ie.
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1. Prison slang. The ‘female’ partner in a homosexual relationship. Cf. lighty sense 2.
1965 R.H.L. Strachan in Rand Daily Mail 1 July 4In Pretoria Central there were certain big cells containing about five prisoners and these were known as ‘married quarters’. A number of long-term prisoners had their ‘goosie’ and these were open relationships.
2. A girl; a girlfriend.
1974 J. Matthews Park 23‘No dice, Sly ou pellie,’ Jammie said. ‘No gang-bang dis time. I doan wanna scare de goosies.’
1982 Sunday Times 16 May 16The boys talk (oh, but what talk; of gooses and graze!), and they bully September into making them some kos.
1984 Dan in Frontline May 39The old lekker plekke where an ou could sit on the grass and chaff his goosie are full of security fences now.
1985 P. Slabolepszy Sat. Night at Palace 78Goose, chick, bird, doll.
1990 R. Gool Cape Town Coolie 59I ’eard it you living in the Cape now...Ow’s all those Coloured bokkies?...You could fix me up with some Malay goosie?
The ‘female’ partner in a homosexual relationship.
A girl; a girlfriend.
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