Goat vs Scur - What's the difference?

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As nouns the difference between goat and scur

is that goat is a mammal, capra aegagrus hircus'', and similar species of the genus ''capra while scur is (veterinary) a distorted horn, regrown after the disbudding operation of a goat, sheep, or cow.

As verbs the difference between goat and scur

is that goat is to allow goats to feed on while scur is (intransitive|obsolete|uk|dialect) to move hastily; to scour.

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goat

English

Noun

(wikipedia goat) (en noun)
  • A mammal, Capra aegagrus hircus'', and similar species of the genus ''Capra .
  • (slang) A lecherous man.
  • * etymology: from the slang term "horny as a goat"
  • (informal) A scapegoat.
  • * 2008 , "Tigers already miss Jones", in Royal Oak Daily Tribune (Michigan), Aug 6, 2008
  • Fernando Rodney, the goat in Sunday's 10th inning loss to Tampa Bay, threw three nearly perfect innings in relief on Tuesday after being demoted from the closer role.
  • * 1997 , "", Game 7, bottom 11th inning, TV broadcast on NBC Sports, early morning October 27, 1997; words by Bob Costas
  • Tony Fern├índez, who has worn hero's laurels throughout the postseason including earlier in this seventh game of the World Series, now cruel as it may seem, perhaps being fitted for goat horns.
  • Nickname for the Pontiac GTO
  • Synonyms

    * See also

    Holonyms

    * (group of goats) tribe, herd

    Derived terms

    * act the goat * billygoat * get one's goat * goat's breath * goatfish * goatee * goatherd * goatish * goatpox * mountain goat * scapegoat

    See also

    * chevon * ewe * herd * hircine * kid * ram * tribe *

    Verb

    (en verb)
  • To allow goats to feed on.
  • * 1918 , Agricultural Experiment Station, Director's Biennial Report - Page 51
  • Rape and clover has yielded 283 sheep days of pasture, practically dry weather For the coming year it is planned to goat this area continuously
  • To scapegoat.
  • * 2001 , "A worthy Rusch to judgment", in USA Today , July 15, 2001
  • John Rocker, meanwhile, was spared from getting goated because he didn't blow a save

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    scur

    English

    Etymology 1

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • (veterinary) A distorted horn, regrown after the disbudding operation of a goat, sheep, or cow.
  • Etymology 2

    Compare .

    Verb

    (en-verb)
  • (intransitive, obsolete, UK, dialect) To move hastily; to scour.
  • (Halliwell)
    (Webster 1913)

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