Definitions for mongrelˈmʌŋ grəl, ˈmɒŋ-

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Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. bastard, mongrel(noun)

    derogatory term for a variation that is not genuine; something irregular or inferior or of dubious origin

    "the architecture was a kind of bastard suggesting Gothic but not true Gothic"

  2. cur, mongrel, mutt(noun)

    an inferior dog or one of mixed breed

WiktionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. mongrel(Noun)

    Someone of mixed kind or uncertain origin, especially a dog.

    That dog is a mongrel, who knows what breed it could be!

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Mongrel(noun)

    the progeny resulting from a cross between two breeds, as of domestic animals; anything of mixed breed

  2. Mongrel(adj)

    not of a pure breed

  3. Mongrel(adj)

    of mixed kinds; as, mongrel language

  4. Origin: [Prob. shortened fr. mongrel, and akin to AS. mengan to mix, and E. mingle. See Mingle.]

Translations for mongrel

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  • Mischling, PromenadenmischungGerman
  • μιξογενής, μιγάςGreek
  • senrasaEsperanto
  • chusco, tinaquero, quiltro, gozque, zaguate, perro callejero, comecuandohay, PP, perro mestizo, chucho, perro aguacatero, cacri, perro criollo, chumino, sato, mil lechesSpanish
  • piski, rakkiFinnish
  • bâtard, métisse, corniaud, métisFrench
  • keverék, korcsHungarian
  • bastardoItalian
  • 雑種, 混血児, ハーフJapanese
  • bastaardDutch
  • mieszaniec, kundelPolish
  • rafeiro, vira-lataPortuguese
  • corciturăRomanian
  • дворня́га, мети́ска, дворня́жка, полукро́вка, мети́сRussian

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