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pup

 (pŭp)
n.
1.
a. A young dog; a puppy.
b. One of the young of certain other animals, such as wolves, coyotes, rats, seals, or sharks.
2. An inexperienced or conceited young person: a mere pup trying his first case in court.
intr.v. pupped, pup·ping, pups
To give birth to pups.

[Short for puppy.]
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pup

(pʌp)
n
1. (Zoology)
a. a young dog, esp when under one year of age; puppy
b. the young of various other animals, such as the seal
2. (Zoology) in pup (of a bitch) pregnant
3. informal chiefly derogatory Brit a conceited young man (esp in the phrase young pup)
4. (Commerce) sell someone a pup to swindle someone by selling him something worthless
5. the night's a pup slang Austral it's early yet
vb, pups, pupping or pupped
(Zoology) (of dogs, seals, etc) to give birth to (young)
[C18: back formation from puppy]
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pup

(pʌp)

n., v. pupped, pup•ping. n.
1. a young dog; puppy.
2. the young of certain other animals, as the rat or fur seal.
v.i.
3. to give birth to pups.
[1580–90; shortening of puppy]
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pup


Past participle: pupped
Gerund: pupping

Imperative
pup
pup
Present
I pup
you pup
he/she/it pups
we pup
you pup
they pup
Preterite
I pupped
you pupped
he/she/it pupped
we pupped
you pupped
they pupped
Present Continuous
I am pupping
you are pupping
he/she/it is pupping
we are pupping
you are pupping
they are pupping
Present Perfect
I have pupped
you have pupped
he/she/it has pupped
we have pupped
you have pupped
they have pupped
Past Continuous
I was pupping
you were pupping
he/she/it was pupping
we were pupping
you were pupping
they were pupping
Past Perfect
I had pupped
you had pupped
he/she/it had pupped
we had pupped
you had pupped
they had pupped
Future
I will pup
you will pup
he/she/it will pup
we will pup
you will pup
they will pup
Future Perfect
I will have pupped
you will have pupped
he/she/it will have pupped
we will have pupped
you will have pupped
they will have pupped
Future Continuous
I will be pupping
you will be pupping
he/she/it will be pupping
we will be pupping
you will be pupping
they will be pupping
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been pupping
you have been pupping
he/she/it has been pupping
we have been pupping
you have been pupping
they have been pupping
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been pupping
you will have been pupping
he/she/it will have been pupping
we will have been pupping
you will have been pupping
they will have been pupping
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been pupping
you had been pupping
he/she/it had been pupping
we had been pupping
you had been pupping
they had been pupping
Conditional
I would pup
you would pup
he/she/it would pup
we would pup
you would pup
they would pup
Past Conditional
I would have pupped
you would have pupped
he/she/it would have pupped
we would have pupped
you would have pupped
they would have pupped
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.pup - young of any of various canines such as a dog or wolfpup - young of any of various canines such as a dog or wolf
young mammal - any immature mammal
puppy - a young dog
2.pup - an inexperienced young person
spring chicken, young person, younker, youth - a young person (especially a young man or boy)
Verb1.pup - birthpup - birth; "the dog whelped"    
birth, give birth, bear, deliver, have - cause to be born; "My wife had twins yesterday!"
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pup

puppy
noun whippersnapper, braggart, whelp, jackanapes, popinjay You insolent young pup!
Related words
collective noun litter
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pup

noun
An insignificant but arrogant and obnoxious young person:
Informal: squirt.
Slang: twerp.
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Translations
جَرْو أو صَغير بَعْض الحيواناتجَرْو، كَلْب صَغير
mláděštěně
=-hvalphundehvalpunge
bébikölyökkutya
hvolpurungviîi
šuniukas
kucēnsmazulis
šteňa
enikköpek yavrusuyavru

pup

[pʌp]
A. N (= young) [of dog] → cachorro/a m/f; [of other animal] → cría f
seal pupcría f de foca
to sell sb a pupdar a algn gato por liebre
B. VI [bitch] → parir
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

pup

[ˈpʌp] n
(= young dog) → chiot m
spaniel pup → chiot épagneul
(young of other animals) [seal] → chiot m
a seal pup → un bébé phoque
a seal and her pups → une phoque et ses petits
an otter and her pups → une loutre et ses petits
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

pup

n
Junge(s) nt; in pup (bitch)trächtig; she’s still a pupsie ist noch jung or klein; to be sold a pup (fig inf)übers Ohr gehauen werden (inf)
(pej, = youth) = puppy b
viwerfen
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pup

[pʌp] n (dog) → cagnolino/a, cucciolo/a; (seal) → cucciolo/a
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

pup

(pap) noun
1. (also puppy (ˈpapi) plural ˈpuppies) a young dog. a sheepdog pup(py).
2. the young of certain other animals. a seal pup.
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Sold a pup on immigration A NUMBER of people will have voted to leave the EU on the basis of promises of stricter controls on migration and yet within hours of the results Daniel Hannan, MEP, a veteran Out campaigner, said that the Leave Campaign had not promised any such thing!
Those people who voted on the basis of their concerns about immigration have been sold a pup and must be wishing they had paid more attention to other aspects of the debate such as economics and politics.