Pronunciation Noun

pup (plural pups)

  1. A young dog, wolf, fox, seal, or shark, or the young of certain other animals.
    The dog has had that bed since he was just a pup.
  2. A young, inexperienced person.
    The new teacher is a mere pup.
  3. Any cute dog, regardless of age.
    My pup likes to run as fast as he can, yet cannot always stop in time!
  4. A short semi-trailer used jointly with a dolly and another semi-trailer to create a twin trailer.
Translations Translations
  • Russian: щено́к

pup (pups, present participle pupping; past and past participle pupped)

  1. (intransitive) To give birth to pups.

pup (plural pups)

  1. (computing) Acronym of potentially unwanted program: software that most computer users do not want on their computers, such as adware.
  2. (insurance) Paid up
  3. (protein) Prokaryotic ubiquitin-like protein

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