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giddy-up

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Pronunciation: /ˈɡɪdɪʌp
 
, -ˈʌp/

Definition of giddy-up in English:

exclamation

Said to make a horse start moving or go faster: ‘Giddy-up!’ he cried and cracked his whip
More example sentences
  • I took hold of the rein and said giddy-up and headed for the highway.

Origin

1920s (originally US as giddap): reproducing a pronunciation of get up.

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