Definitions for goatgoʊt
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
any agile, hollow-horned ruminant of the Old World genus Capra, of the family Bovidae, closely related to sheep, usu. native to mountainous regions, and widely distributed in domesticated varieties.
any of various related animals, as the Rocky Mountain goat.
Category: Astronomy, Astrology
Ref: Capricorn (def 1). 1
a scapegoat or victim.
a lecherous man.
Idioms for goat:
get someone's goat,Informal. to anger, annoy, or frustrate a person.
Category: Idiom, Informal
Origin of goat:
bef. 900; ME got, OE gāt, c. OS gēt, OHG geiz, ON geit, Go gaits; akin to L haedus kid
goat, caprine animal(noun)
any of numerous agile ruminants related to sheep but having a beard and straight horns
butt, goat, laughingstock, stooge(noun)
a victim of ridicule or pranks
(astrology) a person who is born while the sun is in Capricorn
Capricorn, Capricorn the Goat, Goat(noun)
the tenth sign of the zodiac; the sun is in this sign from about December 22 to January 19
Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary
a small farm animal with horns
Any of various ruminant mammals, of the genus Capra, related to the sheep.
A lecherous man.
To allow goats to feed on.
Origin: From gote, goot, got, gat, from gat, from gaits, from gʰaid-. Cognate with gait, gayt, geit, geit, geit, Geiß, Danish ged, get, geit, haedus, заѩць, ձի, हय, जिहीते.
a hollow-horned ruminant of the genus Capra, of several species and varieties, esp. the domestic goat (C. hircus), which is raised for its milk, flesh, and skin
The New Hacker's Dictionary
[Usenet] Abbreviation: “Go Away, Troll”. See troll.
The Foolish Dictionary, by Gideon Wurdz
The honored founder and oldest inhabitant of Harlem, N.Y. Elsewhere, not in good odor.
Translations for goat
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
an animal of the sheep family, with horns and a long-haired coat.
- cabraPortuguese (BR)
- koza, kozelCzech
- die ZiegeGerman
- chèvre, boucFrench
- बकरा, बकरीHindi
- capră; ţapRomanian
- козёл; козаRussian
- 山羊Chinese (Trad.)
- con dêVietnamese
- 山羊Chinese (Simp.)
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