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giddyap

[gid-ee-ap, -uhp] /ˌgɪd iˈæp, -ˈʌp/
interjection
1.
(used as a command to a horse to speed up).
Also, giddap
[gi-dap, -duhp] /gɪˈdæp, -ˈdʌp/ (Show IPA),
giddyup
[gid-ee-uhp] /ˌgɪd iˈʌp/ (Show IPA)
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Origin of giddyap
1920-1925
1920-25, Americanism; informal pronunciation of get up
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