Open Dictionary
mouse here to listen, click to choose/add more
Location: USA
Source: Learn That Word
Profile URL:

Are you a native English speaker? How do you pronounce this word?

Thank you for contributing!
upload mp3 file or record now it's easy, promised!

{%type%} Definitions

WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

n. - Young of any of various canines such as a dog or wolf; An inexperienced young person.

Usage examples (35)
  • The old dog barks backward without getting up. I can remember when he was a pup.
  • It's also invaluable to determining whether your pup is a product of a puppy mill.
  • Otherwise the pup is on lead with me all the time.
  • I'm sorry to hear your pup is having some troubles. for more
Tutoring comment

Tutoring comment not yet available...

add more
The Open Dictionary of English is a collaborative project, based on Open Source materials, LearnThat resources, and partner APIs.
We give special thanks to our LearnThat volunteers, as well as Princeton University and Wiktionary for their Open Source word data. We're also grateful for the support given by Google,,, and YouTube,,,,, as well as the generous Creative Commons community.