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goat

noun [C]  us   /ɡoʊt/

goat noun [C] (ANIMAL)

a horned animal related to the sheep, which is kept to provide milk, meat, or wool

goat noun [C] (PERSON BLAMED)

infml disapproving a person who is blamed for causing a failure or defeat, esp. in a team sports competition: Jefferson’s three errors made him the goat of last night’s game.
Translations of “goat”
in Arabic مَاعِز…
in Korean 염소…
in Malaysian kambing…
in French chèvre, bouc…
in Turkish keçi…
in Italian capra…
in Chinese (Traditional) 動物, 山羊…
in Russian козел, коза…
in Polish koza…
in Vietnamese con dê…
in Spanish cabra…
in Portuguese cabra…
in Thai แพะ…
in German die Ziege…
in Catalan cabra…
in Japanese ヤギ…
in Indonesian kambing…
in Chinese (Simplified) 动物, 山羊…
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