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goatish

[goh-tish] /ˈgoʊ tɪʃ/
adjective
1.
of or like a goat.
2.
lustful; lecherous.
Origin
1520-1530
1520-30; goat + -ish1
Related forms
goatishly, adverb
goatishness, noun
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Examples from the web for goatish
  • Ancient artists placed great stress on his inhumanity, depicting him with goatish beard and devil's horns.
  • And the main red area is definitely a face, but a goatish one.
British Dictionary definitions for goatish

goatish

/ˈɡəʊtɪʃ/
adjective
1.
of, like, or relating to a goat
2.
(archaic or literary) lustful or lecherous
Derived Forms
goatishly, adverb
goatishness, noun
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Word Origin and History for goatish
adj.

1520s, from goat + -ish. Related: Goatishly; goatishness.

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