Gaffe vs Goofy - What's the difference?
As a noun gaffe
As a proper noun goofy is
a character: a slow-witted anthropomorphic dog with a goofy laugh.
A foolish and embarrassing error, especially one made in public.
* blooper, blunder, boo-boo, bozo eruption, defect, error, fault, faux pas, fluff, lapse, mistake, slip, stumble, thinko
* See also
* Freudian slip
, date=December 29
, author=Paul Doyle
, title=Arsenal's Theo Walcott hits hat-trick in thrilling victory over Newcastle
, work=The Guardian
, passage=Glorious attacking and goofy defending: here was a match that encapsulated the madcap appeal of this season's Premier League.}}
From the way the Disney character was first depicted surfing, with right foot forward.
[ BBC Sport, ]
"Sochi 2014: A jargon-busting guide to the halfpipe", 11 February 2014
(snowboarding) riding with right foot forward.
* (snowboarding) regular
* (snowboarding) switch