moggy

noun
mog·​gy | \ ˈmä-gē How to pronounce moggy (audio) \
variants: or less commonly moggie
plural moggies

Definition of moggy

British
: cat

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Examples of moggy in a Sentence

an unattached schoolteacher who lives in a London flat with a moggy as her only companion

First Known Use of moggy

circa 1911, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for moggy

probably from Moggy, from Mog, nickname from the name Margaret

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The first known use of moggy was circa 1911

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