geep

[ geep ]
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noun, plural geep.

the hybrid offspring of a goat and a sheep.

Nearby words

  1. geekspeak,
  2. geeky,
  3. geelbek,
  4. geelong,
  5. geelvink bay,
  6. geepound,
  7. geese,
  8. geest,
  9. geez,
  10. geezah

Origin of geep

First recorded in 1970–75; g(oat) + (sh)eep

Also called shoat.

Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for geep

  • Idt's jeaper to stay in pedt sometimes as to geep a fire a-goin' all the time.

  • Did I not tell you to geep that car in the garage at the back of the clubhouse, where it vould not be damaged.

  • Geep your eysh shut dight—oof yoo opens dem at all yoo are gone—and run mit me.

    Nasby in Exile|David R. Locke
  • But when he did notice, he made a noise like a throttled "Geep!"

    The Asses of Balaam|Gordon Randall Garrett