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English definition of “goat”

goat

noun [C] uk   /ɡəʊt/ us    /ɡoʊt/

goat noun [C] (ANIMAL)

B1 an animal related to sheep that usually has horns and a beard. Goats live wild on mountains or are kept on farms to provide milk, meat, wool, etc.: goat's milk/cheeseSheep and goats

goat noun [C] (MAN)

informal disapproving a man who is very active sexually, or would like to be and makes it obvious: an old goatPeople who sell sex or are promiscuous
(Definition of goat from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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