giddap

giddyap

[gid-ee-ap, -uhp]
interjection
(used as a command to a horse to speed up).
Also, giddap [gi-dap, -duhp] , giddyup [gid-ee-uhp] .


Origin:
1920–25, Americanism; informal pronunciation of get up

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giddap or giddy-up (ɡɪˈdæp, ˌɡɪdɪˈʌp)
 
interj
an exclamation used to make a horse go faster
 
[C20: colloquial form of get up]
 
giddy-up or giddy-up
 
interj
 
[C20: colloquial form of get up]

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