giddyap

[gid-ee-ap, -uhp]
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interjection

(used as a command to a horse to speed up).

Nearby words

  1. gidday,
  2. giddily,
  3. giddiness,
  4. giddy,
  5. giddy-headed,
  6. giddyup,
  7. gide,
  8. gide, andré,
  9. gideon,
  10. gideon bible

Also gid·dap [gi-dap, -duhp] /gɪˈdæp, -ˈdʌp/, gid·dy·up [gid-ee-uhp] /ˌgɪd iˈʌp/.

Origin of giddyap

1920–25, Americanism; informal pronunciation of get up

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British Dictionary definitions for giddap

giddap

giddy-up (ˌɡɪdɪˈʌp)

interjection

an exclamation used to make a horse go faster

Word Origin for giddap

C20: colloquial form of get up

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