giddyap

play
verb imperative gid·dy·ap \ˌgi-dē-ˈap, -ˈəp\

Definition of giddyap

  1. —a command (as to a horse) to go ahead or go faster

Variants of giddyap

or

giddyup

play \-ˈəp\ less commonly

giddap

play \gi-ˈdap, -ˈdep\

Origin and Etymology of giddyap

alteration of get up


First Known Use: circa 1897


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up giddyap? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

an alert or lookout

Get Word of the Day daily email!