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Synonyms for goat

one who is made an object of blame

Synonyms for goat

any of numerous agile ruminants related to sheep but having a beard and straight horns

a victim of ridicule or pranks

(astrology) a person who is born while the sun is in Capricorn

the tenth sign of the zodiac

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This answered my end, and in about a year and a half I had a flock of about twelve goats, kids and all; and in two years more I had three-and-forty, besides several that I took and killed for my food.
And then we will go out together, the Fish-Eaters and the Meat-Eaters, and we will kill the tigers and the lions and the wolves and the wild dogs, and we will pasture our goats on all the hill-sides and plant our corn and fat roots in all the high mountain valleys.
And all the hunting animals will be killed, and, as Hair-Face said, all the hill-sides will be pastured with goats and all the high mountain valleys will be planted with corn and fat roots.
How she could get three goats and a sleeping mat out of the village and through the jungle to the cave of Bukawai, she did not know, but that she would do it somehow she was quite positive--she would do it or die.
Bukawai saw them go, and he mumbled through his rotting face, swearing a great oath that he would yet have the three fat goats, the new sleeping mat, and the bit of copper wire.
When the child of morning, rosy-fingered dawn, appeared, he again lit his fire, milked his goats and ewes, all quite rightly, and then let each have her own young one; as soon as he had got through with all his work, he clutched up two more of my men, and began eating them for his morning's meal.
As soon as he had put the stone back to its place against the door, he sat down, milked his ewes and his goats all quite rightly, and then let each have her own young one; when he had got through with all this work, he gripped up two more of my men, and made his supper off them.
Following the merger, GOAT and Flight Club will continue to operate as independent brands.
The DP bought the goats when he presided over the 5th Kimalel Cultural Festival and Goat Auction in Baringo county.
There were 2,081 goats on sale and the two leaders helped themselves to half of them.
It even got a lengthy write-up in Elle Italia, proving that goat yoga is universally appealing and quite fashionable.
They clean out the goat barn and pens, and they make sure the goats have food and water every day.
The transcript of goat INHA contains 1123 bp (NM_001285606), including a 1083 bp open reading frame, a 15-bp 5' UTR and a 25-bp 3' UTR.
The two most important pieces of goat hoof trimming equipment are a pair of good sharp trimming shears and a comfortable, well-lit place where the goat can be easily restrained.