Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Goaty, goatlike.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Characteristic of a goat; goatlike.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Characteristic of or resembling a goat; hircine.
  • Hence Wanton; lustful; salacious.

Etymologies

goat +‎ -ish (Wiktionary)

Examples

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  • "'Yes, but it's cruel hard for a young foremast jack as has been longing for it watch after watch,' observed Robert Bonden, a goatish man, quite unlike his brother."
    --Patrick O'Brian, The Reverse of the Medal, 16

    February 24, 2008