Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Resembling a goat or some aspect of one.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Like a goat; goatish.

Etymologies

goat +‎ -like (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • "They also call my name, Chen, in a goatlike voice, sometimes for no reason," he wrote to his parents in February.

    Soldiers Charged in Private's Death

  • The face that looked up at me was gray and goatlike.

    Crossed

  • Thus chained, it can only hold its head out straight, the better for us to admire its goatlike face and long corkscrew horn.

    Zombies vs. Unicorns

  • Xavius had been reborn as a satyr—the first of the goatlike monsters now so long the enemies of the night elves—and his malevolence had only grown with his new, hideous aspect.

    WORLD OF WARCRAFT STORMRAGE

  • In a moment, the bushes parted and into the pasture pranced an unbelievable creature, all woolly and goatlike from its waist down to its hooves; human and masculine above.

    La insistencia de Jürgen Fauth

  • And even then, with his own mount stumbling and nearly pitching him headforemost at each lurch, he was forced to admire the mare's goatlike agility, for she descended into the gorge in running leaps, never setting a wrong foot.

    In The Time Of Light

  • When I approached, the goats were as goatlike as I expected, watching me with those drowsy, stupid eyes and slowly chewing whatever nameless greenery they had grazed in the clearing.

    Virginity

  • And to "anonymous"--the older unicorn legends describe them as awfully goatlike with cloven hooves, beards, and that weird tail with a tuft.

    Sunday Sweets: Fastastical Beasts

  • Counting the plane ride that begins his journey, he battles air, fire, earth and water, countless Japanese, and even a wild goatlike creature called a serow that gores him viciously.

    When A Predator Is The Prey

  • Or of "hump-backed cows" with goatlike beards that pounded across the Plains?

    'A Voyage Long and Strange'

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