moggie

moggie
moggie variant UK US
Main entry: moggy

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moggie
see moki2.

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • moggie — (also moggy) ► NOUN (pl. moggies) Brit. informal ▪ a cat. ORIGIN variant of Maggie, familiar form of the given name Margaret …   English terms dictionary

  • Moggie — This famous Gaelic surname recorded in the various spellings of Magee, MacGee, Mc Gee, MacGhee, McGoey, McGahy, Mogey, Moggy, Moggie, MacGhie, and possibly others, is Manx, Irish, and Scottish. It derives from Mag , an early spelling of Mac ,… …   Surnames reference

  • moggie — moggy UK [ˈmɒɡɪ] / US [ˈmɑɡɪ] or moggie UK / US noun [countable] Word forms moggy : singular moggy plural moggies British informal a cat …   English dictionary

  • moggie-don — Your cat is all nice and warm and comfy on your lap, so you fall asleep because you don t want to disturb it. Someone wakes you up because you were asleep on the lounge with a cat on your lap: Did I take a moggie don! …   Dictionary of american slang

  • moggie-don — Your cat is all nice and warm and comfy on your lap, so you fall asleep because you don t want to disturb it. Someone wakes you up because you were asleep on the lounge with a cat on your lap: Did I take a moggie don! …   Dictionary of american slang

  • moggie — noun see moggy …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • moggie — n British a cat. Moggy was originally a term of endearment or familiarity for any ani mal. In northern English dialect it was used to designate e.g. a mouse, calf or cat. The exact etymology of the word is uncertain; it may be from the Norse magi …   Contemporary slang

  • moggie — see moggy …   English dictionary

  • moggie — n. (British slang) pussycat …   English contemporary dictionary

  • moggie — (also moggy) noun (plural moggies) Brit. informal a cat. Origin C17: var. of Maggie, familiar form of the given name Margaret …   English new terms dictionary

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