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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

goatgoʊt(n.)

  1. 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.

    Category: Mammals

  2. any of various related animals, as the Rocky Mountain goat.

    Category: Mammals

  3. (cap.)

    Category: Astronomy, Astrology

    Ref: Capricorn (def 1). 1

  4. a scapegoat or victim.

  5. a lecherous man.

Idioms for goat:

  1. 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′like`(adj.)

Wiktionary

  1. goatlike(Adjective)

    Resembling a goat or some aspect of one.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Goatlike(adj)

    like a goat; goatish

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