Definition of mossie in English:


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noun (plural mossies)

  • 1 South African term for Cape sparrow.
    [Afrikaans, from Dutch mosje 'little sparrow']
    More example sentences
    • But there wasn't much time for birding and besides, little boys with catapults ensured there wasn't a mossie, pigeon or starling anywhere.

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