HyperDic: mongrel

English > 2 senses of the word mongrel:
NOUNartifactmongrel, bastardderogatory term for a variation that is not genuine
animalmongrel, cur, muttan inferior dog or one of mixed breed
English > mongrel: 2 senses > noun 1, artifact
Meaningderogatory term for a variation that is not genuine; something irregular or inferior or of dubious origin.
Synonymbastard
BroadervariationAn artifact that deviates from a norm or standard
Usage ofdisparagement, depreciation, derogationA communication that belittles somebody or something
Catalanbastard
Verbsmongrelizecause to become a mongrel
English > mongrel: 2 senses > noun 2, animal
MeaningAn inferior dog or one of mixed breed.
Synonymscur, mutt
Narrowerfeist, ficeA nervous belligerent little mongrel dog
pariah dog, pye-dog, pie-dogownerless half-wild mongrel dog common around Asian villages especially India
Broaderdog, domestic dog, Canis familiarisA member of the genus Canis (probably descended from the common wolf) that has been domesticated by man since prehistoric times
Spanishchucho, chusco, gozque, mestiza, mestizo, perro mestizo, perrucho, sato
Catalanmestís, petaner
Verbsmongrelizecause to become a mongrel

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