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pooch

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of pooch

  1. a domestic mammal that is related to the wolves and foxes walking down the street with several pooches on leashes Synonyms canine, doggy (or doggie), hound, dog, tyke (also tike)Related Words cur, mongrel, mutt; bitch; lapdog, pup, puppy, puppy dog, whelp; bandog, bird dog, coonhound, courser, gundog, hunter, sheepdog, sled dog, watchdog, wolf dog, wolfhound; guide dog, police dog, working dog


pooch

verb, chiefly dialect

Synonyms and Antonyms of pooch

  1. to extend outward beyond a usual point his lower lip pooched out in disappointment Synonyms bag, balloon, beetle, belly, billow, bunch, jut, overhang, poke, bulge [chiefly dialect], pouch, pout, project, protrude, stand out, start, stick out, swellRelated Words dome; blow up, inflate; dilate, distend, expand; mushroom, snowball; elongate, extend, lengthen, stretchNear Antonyms compress, condense, constrict, contract, shrink


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