moggy

[ mog-ee ]
/ ˈmɒg i /

noun, plural mog·gies. British Informal.

a cat.
Also mog.

Origin of moggy

1815–25; said to be orig. Cockney; supposed derivations from dial. (W Midlands) Moggy pet name for a calf, or from personal name Maggie, are dubious
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moggy

/ (ˈmɒɡɪ) /

noun plural moggies

British a slang name for cat 1 (def. 1) Sometimes shortened to: mog

Word Origin for moggy

C20: of dialect origin, originally a pet name for a cow
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