American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition
- n. Informal A mongrel dog.
- n. Informal A stupid person; a dolt.
- n. A mongrel dog; a dog of mixed breed or uncertain origin.
- n. figuratively, sometimes pejorative A person of diverse ancestry.
- n. slang As a term of abuse: an idiot, a stupid person.
GNU Webster's 1913
- n. An dog that is of inferior quality or of mixed breed.
- n. an inferior dog or one of mixed breed
- From mutton-head (Wiktionary)
- Short for muttonhead. (American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
“Shows how to set up your .muttrc to execute vim with the right command line args for this, or set up an autocommand to match on /tmp/mutt* files, which is what mutt will use.”
“Pet Talk: Mighty three-legged mutt is my kind of mayor”
“What doesn't seem to jive here, mutt, is that paella is not a difficult nor complicated dish to prepare.”
“To say one chooses between a purebred from a breeder and an all-American mutt is just naive. —”
“The modern political landscape is now a "mutt" - like collage (to use an infamous line from the President-elect) of differing perspectives, diverse cultural backgrounds and competing interests sharing a common goal towards wealth, prosperity and social stability.”
“And will Obama calling himself a 'mutt' -- with humor, as if the word is nothing, nothing at all -- make it socially acceptable for people to start calling me a mutt?”
“And will Obama calling himself a "mutt" - with humor, as if the word is nothing, nothing at all - make it socially acceptable for people to start calling me a mutt?”
“And will Obama calling himself a 'mutt' - with humor, as if the word is nothing, nothing at all - make it socially acceptable for people to start calling me a mutt?”
“Obama has called himself a "mutt" - Lula has used similar terms to describe himself.”
“Let's say your mutt is a German Shepherd/Border Collie combo.”
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