mutt


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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 ?
Here comes Miss Marie for her first lesson, and that mutt of a husband of hers can't handle her.
I was just thinkin'--thinking of them mutts doin' me up--me, that's done up more scabs than I can remember.
The 69th pontiff of the Mutt, established by Adi Shankaracharya in the eighth century, was ailing for quite some time.
Address : Eo Sri Madvirat Pothuluri Verabrabhendra Swamy Mutt
The mutt takes his name from Sale FC stalwart Richard Trickey, who played for the North West Counties side that beat the All Blacks in 1972 and holds more than 100 Lancashire caps.
Mutt engages in some genealogical library research to find Joseph's family--a solid plug for libraries.
The public is encouraged to join the Mutt March Pre-Registration Party, The "PAWsta Dinner Fundraiser" being held by Tutto Italiano located at 6185 S.
These days, such dogs are called "mixed breeds," a term considered kinder and gentler than mutt or mongrel.
In a significant ruling, a court in Allahabad has rubbished the claim of Vasudevanand over the seat and stated that Swami Swaroopanand Saraswati was the rightful Shankaracharya of Jyotir Mutt, located in Chamoli district of Uttarakhand.
EVEN when the weather's against you, the show mutts go on.
When Iain Dale, publisher of Damian McBride's incendiary memoirs, wrestled with Stuart the man last week for poking his nose into one of the author's TV appearances, I expected Stuart the mutt to gnash him into pedigree chum.