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rug rat

Syllabification: rug rat

Definition of rug rat in English:

noun

North American informal
A child.
Example sentences
  • So I decided I would help him take care of the little rug rat while he went.
  • If you're tired of tripping over your rug rat, why not get out of the house for a few hours with your little ray of sunshine?
  • John Lithgow is equally hilarious as the finance-loving ex-husband and bad father saddled with a much younger trophy wife and manic rug rat.

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