HyperDic: goat

English > 4 senses of the word goat / Goat:
NOUNanimalgoat, caprine animalany of numerous agile ruminants related to sheep but having a beard and straight horns
person goat, butt, laughingstock, stoogea victim of ridicule or pranks
person Goat, Capricorn(astrology) a person who is born while the sun is in Capricorn
locationGoat, Capricorn, Capricorn the Goatthe tenth sign of the zodiac
goat / Goat > pronunciation
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English > goat: 4 senses > noun 1, animal
MeaningAny of numerous agile ruminants related to sheep but having a beard and straight horns.
Synonymcaprine animal
Member ofCapra, genus Capragoats
Partsbeardhairy growth on or near the face / face of certain mammals
hornOne of the bony outgrowths on the heads of certain ungulates
Narrowerbilly, billy goat, he-goatmale goat
domestic goat, Capra hircusAny of various breeds of goat raised for milk or meat or wool / wool
kidyoung goat
nanny, nanny-goat, she-goatfemale goat
wild goatundomesticated goat
Broaderbovidhollow-horned ruminants
Spanishcabra, cabrón, capra aegagrus hircus, chivo, ganado cabrío
Catalanbestiar cabrum, cabra, caprí
Adjectivescaprinebeing or pertaining to or resembling a goat or goats
hircineof or pertaining to or suggestive of a goat (especially in strong odor)
English > goat: 4 senses > noun 2, person
MeaningA victim of ridicule or pranks.
Synonymsbutt, laughingstock, stooge
NarrowerApril foolThe butt of a prank played on April 1st
Broadervictim, dupeA person who is tricked or swindled
Spanishchivo expiatorio, hazmerreír, pelele, risa
Catalanburlot, rialla, riota
English > Goat: 4 senses > noun 3, person
Meaning(astrology) a person who is born while the sun is in Capricorn.
Categoryastrology, star divinationA pseudoscience claiming divination by the positions of the planets and sun and moon
Broaderperson, individual, someone, somebody, mortal, soulA human being
English > Goat: 4 senses > noun 4, location
MeaningThe tenth sign of the zodiac; the sun is in this sign from about December 22 to January 19.
SynonymsCapricorn, Capricorn the Goat
Instance ofsign of the zodiac, star sign, sign, mansion, house, planetary house(astrology) one of 12 equal areas into which the zodiac is divided
Spanishcapricornio, Capricornio

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