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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A mongrel dog. Also: a mean, cowardly person.

Usage examples (34)
  • The cur ran snarling back and forth along the fence between the two houses.
  • The next instant the latter kicked me, violently, as a cur is kicked.
  • Figuratively speaking, the cur is a cross between a
  • "Well, all through your nasty cur, which is the same thing." for more
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