a large waterbird with a long neck, short legs, webbed feet, and a short broad bill. Generally geese are larger than ducks and have longer necks and shorter bills.
It also has contributed to the decrease of water fowl such as duck, geese , curlew, plover and snipe.
a foolish person.
“Silly goose,” he murmured fondly
a tailor's smoothing iron.
A goose is a tailor's iron; a donkey is a special board used for pressing sleeves and the shears are tailoring scissors.