AskDefine | Define pooch

Dictionary Definition

pooch n : informal terms for dogs [syn: doggie, doggy, barker, bow-wow] v : round one's lips as if intending to kiss [syn: pooch out]

User Contributed Dictionary




  1. A dog
  2. A dog of mixed breed, a mongrel
  3. A bulge, an enlarged part
    "There's a pooch in the plastic where it got too hot."
  4. A distended or swelled condition.
    "Her left sleeve has more pooch at the shoulder than the right."


slang: dog
  • Finnish: piski
  • Italian: cane
  • Japanese: (inu)
  • Spanish: pichicho
  • Finnish: rakki
  • Italian: bastardo
  • Japanese: 雑種犬 (zasshuken)
  • Finnish: pullistuma
distended or swelled condition
  • Finnish: pullistuma


  1. To distend, to swell or extend beyond normal limits; usually used with "out":
    "Inflate that tire too much and the tube may pooch out of the cut in the sidewall.


to extend beyond normal limits
  • Finnish: pullistua

Extensive Definition

wikt Pooch Pooch can refer to:

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Synonyms, Antonyms and Related Words

Seeing Eye dog, bandog, bitch, bowwow, canine, dog, fancy dog, guide dog, gyp, hound, kennel, lap dog, pack of dogs, pup, puppy, sheep dog, show dog, sled dog, slut, toy dog, tyke, watchdog, whelp, working dog
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