Definition of mossie in English:

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mossie

noun (plural mossies)

1 South African term for Cape sparrow.
Afrikaans, from Dutch mosje 'little sparrow'
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.
2 variant spelling of mozzie.

Words that rhyme with mossie

Aussie, cossie
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