pup: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (pup), [key]
— n., v., pupped, pup•ping.
  1. a young dog; puppy.
  2. the young of certain other animals, as the rat or fur seal.
  3. a small plant developing as an offshoot from a mature plant.
  1. to give birth to pups.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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