noun (plural moggies)British informal
A cat, especially one that does not have a pedigree or is otherwise unremarkable: I have three other cats (two moggies and one Bengal/Tonkinese cross)
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- Boots the marmalade moggie got his marching orders from the Rose And Crown when he popped in for a beer.
- True, Leroy is more of a small leopard than a domestic moggy, but surely these three moggies could outflank him and make him overextend his supply chain or something.
- The little moggy, who is believed to be between two or three years old was found in the Parks area by a RSPCA collection officer.
Late 17th century: variant of Maggie, pet form of the given name Margaret.
This informal word for a cat is a variant of Maggie, a pet form of the name Margaret.
Words that rhyme with moggieboggy, cloggy, doggy, foggy, froggy, groggy, smoggy, soggy
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