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mongrel

mon·grel

mongrel

 
pronunciation:
mang grl [or] man grl
parts of speech:
noun, adjective
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: a plant or animal, esp. a dog, arising from the mixing of two or more different species, varieties, or breeds.
synonyms:
crossbred, crossbreed, hybrid
antonyms:
purebred
similar words:
cross, cur, half-blood, mix, scrub
definition 2: something of mixed origins, esp. arising from indiscriminate mixing of inharmonious things.
synonyms:
cross, hybrid
similar words:
mix
 
part of speech: adjective
definition: of mixed breed, nature, or origin.
synonyms:
crossbred
antonyms:
pure, purebred
similar words:
mixed
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