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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

puppʌp(n.; v.)pupped, pup•ping.

  1. (n.)a young dog; puppy.

  2. the young of certain other animals, as the rat or fur seal.

    Category: Zoology

  3. (v.i.)to give birth to pups.

Origin of pup:

1580–90; shortening of puppy

Princeton's WordNet

  1. pup, whelp(noun)

    young of any of various canines such as a dog or wolf

  2. puppy, pup(verb)

    an inexperienced young person

  3. whelp, pup(verb)


    "the dog whelped"


  1. pup(Noun)

    A young dog, wolf, fox, seal, shark and some other animals.

    The dog has had that bed since he was just a pup.

  2. pup(Noun)

    A young, inexperienced person.

    The new teacher is a mere pup.

  3. pup(Noun)

    Any cute dog, regardless of age.

    My pup likes to run as fast as he can, yet cannot always stop in time!

  4. pup(Noun)

    A short semi-trailer used jointly with a dolly and another semi-trailer to create a twin trailer.

  5. pup(Verb)

    To give birth to pups.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Pup(noun)

    a young dog; a puppy

  2. Pup(noun)

    a young seal

  3. Pup(verb)

    to bring forth whelps or young, as the female of the canine species

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Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary


(also puppy

a sheepdog pup(py).

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