The dog was a mongrel, maybe 35 pounds, and the kid was trying to balance it in front of him on the frame of his bicycle.
Sam Bungey grew up in London, went to university in Dublin and co-founded mongrel, a monthly magazine about Irish youth culture.
Miscegenation would follow and a mongrel race would be the result.
On the one hand, Wilfred is a pot-smoking, hard-drinking, Matt Damon-loving, mongrel dog.
As he approached it, two or three mongrel curs ran out and barked vociferous defiance, but he did not heed them.
How can we feel like that when we're all brought up on mongrel food?
He looked closely at her, his long, mongrel eyes half-closing with covert scrutiny.
“Not a beauty,” Joshua had said, and decidedly a mongrel according to the landlord.
They are based on mongrel races, steeped in ignorance, cramped by superstition, and physically rotten before they get ripe.
Of course there was a baby in the case—a baby and mongrel dog, and a little boy and girl.