Examples of moppet in a Sentence
a host of adorable moppets were hired for the ad campaign
Recent Examples of moppet from the Web
The former is Sunny Pawar, who plays the young Saroo, an Indian moppet who gets separated from his parents on a moving train, and winds up in an orphanage on the wrong side of the subcontinent.
The story, about a pair of moppets who get superpowers from a mysterious box of toys, occasionally stumbles into schmaltz.
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Origin and Etymology of moppet
obsolete English mop fool, child
First Known Use: 1601See Words from the same year
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Definition of moppet for English Language Learners
: a young person
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