Usage examples for goat

  1. Then, taking the skin of a rough shaggy goat she clapped it on to me in place of my own skin and flesh, and told me to go my way. – Myths and Folk Tales of Ireland by Jeremiah Curtin
  2. The Falls are divided by Goat Island into two parts. – A Ramble of Six Thousand Miles through the United States of America by S. A. Ferrall
  3. We, for our part, make a distinction between a goat and a sheep; but can we tell one goat from another, one sheep from another? – Laughter: An Essay on the Meaning of the Comic by Henri Bergson
  4. The color of the common goat is of some importance. – Practical Angora Goat Raising by C. P. Bailey
  5. Once in a while they met another goat like Carrie, who wasn't giving as much milk as before. – Across the Fruited Plain by Florence Crannell Means
  6. You didn't see anything of Trouble and the goat did you? – The Curlytops at Uncle Frank's Ranch by Howard R. Garis
  7. Billy's a good goat but you see he don't just know you. – The Bobbsey Twins in a Great City by Laura Lee Hope
  8. Practically, they, and several tribes like them, are Mandingo, in the way that a wolf is a dog, or a goat a sheep. – The Ethnology of the British Colonies and Dependencies by Robert Gordon Latham
  9. You go alone to the cave where the Goat lives, and looking very sad, say to her: 'My dear, do you see my mate lying there dead? – More Jataka Tales by Re-told by Ellen C. Babbitt
  10. You can see the goat in its last seconds of life. – The White Feather Hex by Don Peterson
  11. To the former they offer a she- goat and to the latter a he- goat which must be of a dark colour. – The Tribes and Castes of the Central Provinces of India Volume II by R. V. Russell
  12. I couldn't have kept a goat and I wasn't such a fool that I didn't know it. – T. Tembarom by Frances Hodgson Burnett
  13. That was how the goat happened to be in this lot. – Bunny Brown and his Sister Sue by Laura Lee Hope
  14. Why not have tied the goat up in the kloof? – Tales from the Veld by Ernest Glanville
  15. They went along a little way farther, and met a goat – A Kindergarten Story Book by Jane L. Hoxie
  16. A " kid" is a young goat – Watch Yourself Go By by Al. G. Field
  17. " Stop acting like an old goat you old goat I snapped at him. – The Right Time by Walter Bupp
  18. If they'd 'a' sent that goat an' wagon I could 'a' took mamma riding. – New Faces by Myra Kelly
  19. What was there about Gila that always " got a fellow's goat – The Witness by Grace Livingston Hill Lutz
  20. As he was carrying his gauntlet gloves of light, American- made goat leather, the further likeness to Barbara came out in his bare hands, which were dark and slender and fine like hers, with long- oval, polished, aristocratic nails. – Barbara Ladd by Charles G. D. Roberts