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mutt

 (mŭt)
n. Informal
1. A mongrel dog.
2. A stupid person; a dolt.

[Short for muttonhead.]

mutt

(mʌt)
n
1. an inept, ignorant, or stupid person
2. (Breeds) a mongrel dog; cur
[C20: shortened from muttonhead]

mutt

(mʌt)

n. Slang.
1. a mongrel dog.
2. a stupid or foolish person; simpleton.
[1900–05, Amer.; perhaps shortening of muttonhead]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.mutt - an inferior dog or one of mixed breedmutt - an inferior dog or one of mixed breed
Canis familiaris, dog, domestic dog - a member of the genus Canis (probably descended from the common wolf) that has been domesticated by man since prehistoric times; occurs in many breeds; "the dog barked all night"
feist, fice - a nervous belligerent little mongrel dog
pariah dog, pie-dog, pye-dog - ownerless half-wild mongrel dog common around Asian villages especially India

mutt

noun (Informal)
1. mongrel, dog, hound, tyke, pooch (informal), cur He was being harassed by a large, off-the-leash mutt.
2. fool, idiot, berk (Brit. slang), moron, charlie (Brit. informal), jerk (slang, chiefly U.S. & Canad.), plank (Brit. slang), prick (derogatory slang), wally (slang), prat (slang), plonker (slang), coot, geek (slang), twit (informal, chiefly Brit.), imbecile (informal), ignoramus, dipstick (Brit. slang), dickhead (slang), gonzo (slang), schmuck (U.S. slang), dork (slang), dolt, divvy (Brit. slang), pillock (Brit. slang), dweeb (U.S. slang), putz (U.S. slang), weenie (U.S. informal), eejit (Scot. & Irish), thicko (Brit. slang), dumb-ass (slang), gobshite (Irish taboo slang), dunderhead, numpty (Scot. informal), doofus (slang, chiefly U.S.), fuckwit (taboo slang), thickhead, dickwit (slang), nerd or nurd (slang), numbskull or numskull `I'm the mutt of my family,' she declares.
Translations

mutt

[mʌt] N
1. (= fool) → bobo m
2. (= dog) → chucho m

mutt

[ˈmʌt] nbâtard m

mutt

n (pej inf) (= dog)Köter m; (= idiot)Dussel m (inf)
References in classic literature ?
I was just thinkin'--thinking of them mutts doin' me up--me, that's done up more scabs than I can remember.
Here comes Miss Marie for her first lesson, and that mutt of a husband of hers can't handle her.
In their own oddball fashions, these untutored mutts did it all, from treeing squirrels and rousting rabbits to flushing pheasants.
FOR 26 years he has been donning the mantle of Shankaracharya of Jyotir Mutt.
A sponsored dog walk - Mirfield Mutt Strutt - went ahead amid the downpours hardly dampening the spirits of those taking part.
Chennai, Oct 20 ( ANI ): Self-styled godman Swami Nithyananda has been sacked by the senior pontiff as his successor of a 1500-year-old Saivaite Mutt in Madurai.
The RSPCA's Bryn y Maen Centre is holding their annual Mutt Strutt on October 4 between 10am and 3pm.
Fawks says she wants a silly Lhasa apso or one of those stupid girlie mutts but she told me she wants a cocker just like me.
Pets will compete to be crowned as Britain's most talented mutt in a seven-part Channel 4 series hosted by Lisa Tarbuck.
As his family prepares to move house, mum and dad finally agree to reward their son with a trip to the dog pound where Owen spots scruffy mutt, Hubble (voiced by Matthew Broderick).
Yes, this release really is a mutt, but mutts can be endearing.