Difference Wiki

Mungrel vs. Mongrel: What's the Difference?

Mungrel and Mongrel Definitions

Mungrel

Archaic form of mongrel

Mongrel

An animal or plant resulting from various interbreedings, especially a dog of mixed or undetermined breed.

Mungrel

See Mongrel.

Mongrel

(Offensive) A person of mixed background or descent.

Mongrel

Something that is a mixture or combination of elements
"Purists ... object that bordeaux is a mongrel because it mixes two, three or four grape varieties" (Hugh Johnson).
ADVERTISEMENT

Mongrel

Of mixed origin or character
"English has always been a mongrel tongue, a hybrid of arriving idioms" (Mark Abley).

Mongrel

(Offensive) Being a person of mixed background or descent.

Mongrel

Being a mongrel organism.

Mongrel

Someone or something of mixed kind or uncertain origin, especially a dog.
That dog is a mongrel; who knows what breed it could be!

Mongrel

A thuggish, obnoxious, or contemptible person; a pitiable person.
ADVERTISEMENT

Mongrel

An erect penis; an erection.

Mongrel

Of mixed breed, nature, or origin; of or like a mongrel.
English spelling is often regarded as confusing and unpredictable due to the mongrel nature of our tongue.

Mongrel

The progeny resulting from a cross between two breeds, as of domestic animals; anything of mixed breed.

Mongrel

Not of a pure breed.

Mongrel

Of mixed kinds; as, mongrel language.

Mongrel

Derogatory term for a variation that is not genuine; something irregular or inferior or of dubious origin;
The architecture was a kind of bastard suggesting Gothic but not true Gothic

Mongrel

An inferior dog or one of mixed breed

Trending Comparisons

Popular Comparisons

New Comparisons