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goaty

adj.

"goat-like," c.1600, from goat + -y (2).

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Examples from the Web for goaty

Historical Examples

  • Your mutton was good, my dear; not at all goaty, were his valedictory words.

    An Autobiography

    Elizabeth Butler

  • A draught of hot night air carried up a stench of drunkenness, and the goaty odor of massed animal bodies.

  • There is room also for many introductions: but goaty ramminess is offensive in over-crowded companies.