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noun as in litter

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He saves the helpless from burning buildings and puppies from untimely deaths.

She became vegan, “inspired by a love of puppies and a cow that winked at me on a family vacation.”

Today she was letting her two puppies, Dex and Didi, run in the park.

The puppies come from more than 20 shelters across the country—Artemis came from Puerto Rico, just for the occasion.

Handlers bring the puppies down in waves to prevent them from getting too tired, freaked out, or antsy while filming.

If this be so, doubtless there must likewise be the ghosts of dogs (what "droll dogs" they must be), also of puppies, and asses.

It is said that the Asturian women never part from the puppies that they have fed from their own breasts.

I think so too,” replied Edward; “see if you can get two puppies, one for Humphrey, and one for myself.

With this pair Michael became intimate, as one becomes intimate with two puppies.

All these miserable puppies are allowed to grow up to a starved wretched existence, a misery to themselves and everyone else.


On this page you'll find 12 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to puppies, such as: brood, cubs, family, kittens, piglets, and progeny.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.