What does PUP mean?

Definitions for PUPpʌp

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word PUP.

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

  4. Origin: [See Puppy.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Pup

    pup, v.t. to bring forth puppies, as a bitch: to whelp:—pr.p. pup′ping; pa.t. and pa.p. pupped.—n. Pup.—Be in pup, to be pregnant, said of dogs. [Puppy.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of PUP in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of PUP in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Jacob Fels:

    Where there is desire there is gonna be a flame BUT where there is a flame someone is gonna get burnt so you got to get pup and TRY!

  2. Victor Hugo, "Les Miserables":

    The peasants of the Asturias believe that in every litter of wolves there is one pup that is killed by the mother for fear that on growing up it would devour the other little ones.

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