Synonyms for mongrel

Synonyms for (noun) mongrel

Synonyms: cur, mongrel, mutt

Definition: an inferior dog or one of mixed breed

Similar words: dog, domestic dog, Canis familiaris

Definition: 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

Usage: the dog barked all night


Synonyms: bastard, mongrel

Definition: derogatory term for a variation that is not genuine; something irregular or inferior or of dubious origin

Usage: the architecture was a kind of bastard suggesting Gothic but not true Gothic

Similar words: variation

Definition: an artifact that deviates from a norm or standard

Usage: he patented a variation on the sandal