mongrel Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"mongrel" in British English

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mongrelnoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈmʌŋ.ɡrəl/ (US informal also mutt)
a ​dog whose ​parents are of different ​breeds


uk   us   /ˈmʌŋ.ɡrəl/ disapproving
used to ​describe something of ​mixedorigin: Some ​peoplecallEnglish a mongrel ​language because it is a ​mixture of ​oldGerman and ​French.
(Definition of mongrel from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"mongrel" in American English

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mongrelnoun [C]

 us   /ˈmɑŋ·ɡrəl, ˈmʌŋ-/ (infml mutt)
a ​dog of ​mixedbreed
(Definition of mongrel from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “mongrel”
in Spanish mestizo…
in Vietnamese chó lai…
in Malaysian baka kacukan…
in Thai พันธุ์ผสม…
in French bâtard…
in German der Mischling…
in Chinese (Simplified) 杂种狗…
in Turkish melez/kırma köpek…
in Russian дворняжка…
in Indonesian anjing kampung…
in Chinese (Traditional) 雜種狗…
in Polish kundel…
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