cur

I
(New American Roget's College Thesaurus)
n. mutt, dog (see animal); cad, heel, coward. See evildoer.
II
(Roget's IV) n.
Syn. mongrel, mutt, hound; see dog 1 .
III
(Roget's 3 Superthesaurus) n.
scoundrel, knave, cad, villain, blackguard, *dog, *scumbag, wretch, rogue, *snake, *weasel.

English dictionary for students. 2013.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • cürələşmə — «Cürələşmək»dən f. is …   Azərbaycan dilinin izahlı lüğəti

  • cürətlənmə — «Cürətlənmək»dən f. is …   Azərbaycan dilinin izahlı lüğəti

  • cur — CUR, cururi, s.n. (pop.) Şezut, popou. – lat. culus. Trimis de cata, 23.06.2008. Sursa: DEX 98  CUR s. v. anus, dos, fund, popou, şezut. Trimis de siveco, 17.12.2008. Sursa: Sinonime  cur s. n., pl …   Dicționar Român

  • Cürəli — or Dzhurali or Dzhuraly may refer to: Aşağı Cürəli, Azerbaijan Aşağı Cürəli (Ashagy Dzhurali), Azerbaijan Yuxarı Cürəli, Azerbaijan This disambiguation page lists articles about distinct geographical locations with the same name. If an …   Wikipedia

  • cur. — cur. cur. (fork. for curationis); cand.cur.; stud.cur …   Dansk ordbog

  • cur — FINANCE written abbreviation for currency * * * cur ► ABBREVIATION for CURRENCY(Cf. ↑currency) …   Financial and business terms

  • cur — [kə: US kə:r] n old fashioned [Date: 1300 1400; Origin: cur dog (12 19 centuries), from an unrecorded cur to growl ] an unfriendly dog, especially one that is a mix of several breeds …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • cur´so|ri|ly — cur|so|ry «KUR suhr ee», adjective. without attention to details; hasty and superficial: »He gave the lesson a cursory glance, expecting to study it later. Even a cursory reading of the letter showed many errors. SYNONYM(S): rapid, hurried.… …   Useful english dictionary

  • cur|so|ry — «KUR suhr ee», adjective. without attention to details; hasty and superficial: »He gave the lesson a cursory glance, expecting to study it later. Even a cursory reading of the letter showed many errors. SYNONYM(S): rapid, hurried. ╂[< Latin… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Cur — (k[^u]r), n. [OE. curre, kur; cf. dial. Sw. kurre dog, OD. korre watchdog, and Icel. kurra to murmur, grumble, Sw. kurra to rumble, croak, Dan. kurre to coo, whirr; prob. of imitative origin.] 1. A mongrel or inferior dog. [1913 Webster] They …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • CUR — can be related to: *a code for the island of Curaçao. *the CUR file format for cursor images from Microsoft, which is practically identical to ICO (icon image file format). *a legacy name for Cambridge University Radio, now known as CUR1350.… …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.