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WATCH NOW: Have You Used The Phrase "Get Your Goat" In This Way?
This family recounts how the phrase "get your goat" inspired them to create a new saying. Have you used this phrase before? Has your family ever created your own word?
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Idioms for goat
Origin of goat
OTHER WORDS FROM goatgoatlike, adjective
Words nearby goat
Definition for goat (2 of 2)
Origin of GOAT
Example sentences from the Web for goat
My favorite of the oil-marinated snacking foods is goat cheese, which takes well to pretty much any flavor combination, and slowly soaks up the aromatic garlic-herb oil as it sits.A Holiday Snacking Game Plan That Won’t Stress You Out|Elazar Sontag|November 23, 2020|Eater
The restaurant quickly filled up—with family and friends, some of whom brought their goats and hens.
If you’re going to go to the GOAT conversation with me, it’s LeBron.Who Does Mina Kimes Think Is the Greatest NFL Player of All Time?|Joshua Eferighe|October 28, 2020|Ozy
That’s how we’ve ended up with cats, dogs, goats, and other critters as “mayors” across America.
This week’s episode is all about voting, elections, democracy, and beer-guzzling goat mayors.
Nervous fans can keep a vigilant eye on it via a webcam hosted on the town website that offers 24-hour goat viewing.
And the Gävle Goat, apparently a sensitive creature, took the destruction hard.
Exactly one month after the first straw goat was erected in Gävle, it was mysteriously burned to a crisp.
“I´m now writing to you from goat heaven,” he lamented on the blog he maintains.
Gävle Goat must be dreading the imminent holiday and his fifty-fifty chance of destruction.
Here the Goat, who evidently was not yet quite started, inquired, "Must all the halves be of the same shape?"Davy and The Goblin|Charles E. Carryl
I would strongly recommend those who have children with them to take a goat as well.A Woman's Journey Round the World|Ida Pfeiffer
The covering of the bales is a sort of netting made by the peasants from goat's hair; it is elastic and of great strength.
And the he goat, is the king of the Greeks, and the great horn that was between his eyes, the same is the first king.The Bible, Douay-Rheims Version|Various
Indeed, they used the epithet son of a goat in the same way as the modern vulgar do an appellation which is much more literal.A Philosophical Dictionary, Volume 1 (of 10)|Franois-Marie Arouet (AKA Voltaire)
British Dictionary definitions for goat (1 of 3)
Derived forms of goatgoatlike, adjective
Word Origin for goat
British Dictionary definitions for goat (2 of 3)
verb (intr, preposition)
British Dictionary definitions for goat (3 of 3)
Idioms and Phrases with goat (1 of 2)
see get someone's goat; separate the sheep from the goats.
Idioms and Phrases with goat (2 of 2)
Attack, especially with energy; also, proceed vigorously. For example, The dog went at the postman's legs, or Tom went at the woodpile, chopping away. This idiom is sometimes put as go at it, as in When the audience had settled down, the lecturer went at it with renewed vigor. [First half of 1800s]