Definitions for goateegoʊˈti
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a man's beard trimmed to a tuft or point on the chin.
Origin of goatee:
1835–45, Amer.; goat (from its resemblance to a goat's tufted chin) +-ee, prob. sp. var. of -y2, stressed as if -ee
a small chin beard trimmed to a point; named for its resemblance to a goat's beard
A beard trimmed to grow only at the center of the chin.
Origin: From (diminutive suffix).
a part of a man's beard on the chin or lower lip which is allowed to grow, and trimmed so as to resemble the beard of a goat
Goatee refers to a style of facial hair incorporating hair on a man’s chin. The exact nature of the style has varied according to time and culture.
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