currish

adjective
cur·​rish | \ ˈkər-ish How to pronounce currish (audio) \

Definition of currish

1 : ignoble
2 : resembling a cur : mongrel

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currishly adverb

Examples of currish in a Sentence

a coarse brute of a man who was prone to currish acts of violence against women

First Known Use of currish

15th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Currish.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/currish. Accessed 26 Feb. 2021.

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