the goat

Definition of the goat

US

  1. :  a person who is blamed for a loss or failure In the last inning, a home run can make you the hero, and a strikeout can make you the goat.

Word by Word Definitions

goatplay
  1. :  any of various hollow-horned ruminant mammals (especially of the genus Capra) related to the sheep but of lighter build and with backwardly arching horns, a short tail, and usually straight hair

    :  one (Capra hircus) long domesticated for its milk, wool, and flesh

    :  capricorn


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to cast off or become cast off

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