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Meaning of "pussies" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF PUSSIES

pussies  [ˈpʌsɪz] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF PUSSIES

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Pussies is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES PUSSIES MEAN IN ENGLISH?

pussies

Pussy

The word pussy is a noun, an adjective, and in rare uses a verb in the English language. It has several meanings, including use as slang, as euphemism, and as vulgarity. Because of its multiple senses including both innocent and vulgar connotations, it is often the subject of double entendre. The etymology of the word is not entirely clear. Several different senses of the word have different histories or origins. Common meanings of the noun include "cat", "cowardice or weakness", and "the human vulva or vagina" or by extension "sexual intercourse with a woman". Adjective meanings are related to the noun, and also include a rare or obsolete variant of the Northern English dialect form pursy meaning "fat" or "short-winded", as well as "containing pus". With the last meaning, the word is pronounced /ˈpʌsɪ/, while the other forms are all pronounced /ˈpʊsɪ/. Meanings of the verb relate to the common noun senses, including "to act like a cat", "to act like a coward", or "to have sex with a woman".

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH PUSSIES


advances
ədˈvɑːnsɪz
busses
ˈbʌsɪz
consequences
ˈkɒnsɪkwənsɪz
courses
ˈkɔːsɪz
expenses
ɪkˈspɛnsɪz
finances
ˈfaɪnænsɪz
Forces
ˈfɔːsɪz
glasses
ˈɡlɑːsɪz
horses
ˈhɔːsɪz
human-resources
ˌhjuːmənrɪˈzɔːsɪz
losses
ˈlɒsɪz
minibusses
ˈmɪnɪˌbʌsɪz
Mrs
ˈmɪsɪz
nonplusses
ˈnɒnˈplʌsɪz
pieces
ˈpiːsɪz
policies
ˈpɒlɪsɪz
races
ˈreɪsɪz
resources
rɪˈzɔːsɪz
services
ˈsɜːvɪsɪz
sunglasses
ˈsʌnˌɡlɑːsɪz

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE PUSSIES

pusillanimity
pusillanimous
pusillanimously
Puskas
puslike
puss
puss moth
pussel
pusser
pussier
pussiest
pussley
pusslike
pussy
pussy willow
pussycat
pussyfoot
pussyfooter
pussyfooting
pussytoes

WORDS THAT END LIKE PUSSIES

biopsies
brassies
cissies
controversies
cosies
daisies
ecstasies
embassies
fantasies
glossies
gussies
Gypsies
hussies
missies
palsies
sies
sissies
Tassies
whimsies
wussies

Synonyms and antonyms of pussies in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «pussies» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF PUSSIES

Find out the translation of pussies to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of pussies from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «pussies» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

的pussies
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

coños
570 millions of speakers

English

pussies
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

pussies
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

الهرات
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

киски
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

bichanos
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

আলি
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

chattes
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Pussies
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Fotzen
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

ニャンニャン
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

겁쟁이
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Pussies
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

pussies
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

யாரோ
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

Pussies
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

amcıklar
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

fighe
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

cipki
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

кицьки
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

pussies
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

pussies
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

skeleton
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

mesar
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

pussies
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of pussies

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «PUSSIES»

The term «pussies» is very widely used and occupies the 14.866 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «PUSSIES» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about pussies

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «PUSSIES»

Discover the use of pussies in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to pussies and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Pussies Galore with Images
Chris Boaler-Hysett. By now all of us were there with our cameras. Steve put the Carp in his landing net inside the boat although it was still. filled with. water. i held the net whilst Steve went off to get his video camera. fin his return he the ...
Chris Boaler-Hysett, 2008
2
Wild Life Near Home:
WOOD-PUSSIES. One real source of the joy in out-of-door study lies in its off-time character. A serious, breadwinning study of birds must be a lamentable vocation; it comes to measuring egg-shells merely, and stuffing skins. To get its real ...
Dallas Lore Sharp
3
In Nature's Name: An Anthology of Women's Writing and ...
garden would not be half the pleasure it is to me without the pussies. I hope you love them as much as I do. They are perfect garden companions. When I am out at work there is sure to be one or other of them close by, lying on my jacket or on  ...
Barbara T. Gates, 2002
4
Eat My Heart Out
She woreared dressandbifocals. I could tellthat she had beenpretty. 'Hello?' she said. 'I'm here for ...the pussies?' I said. She smiled. 'Pussies?' 'The pussieswith the bluefur and the blue light. Inthe blue mountains.' I paused. 'With the monks.
Zoe Pilger, 2014
5
Mandrake Root
Poor pussycats, my pussies, they will have to find new quarters. And you know it's all your fault, Tania, all your fault dear, niggardly Tania. Write that down sweet child, write that down, it's all her fault.” I just sat there unable to utter a word.
Norma T. Harari, 2011
6
Three Boys Who Thought Experimental Fiction Was For Pussies
A short story from the collection Ugly Man by Dennis Cooper.
Dennis Cooper, 2009
7
HANDBOOK OF NATURE STUDY
LESSON 179 THE Wrrrows LEADING THOUGHT -— The willows have their pollen-bearing flowers and their seedbearing flowers on separate trees; the pollen is distributed by bees and by the wind. The willow pussies are the pollen' bearing ...
ANNA BOTSFORD COMSTOCK, 2010
8
The Conversion
I'll name you as tightwad of the year.” Marie bustled back and elbowed Dom out of her area. “Hey, Sam. Give me a couple of pussies of brandy.” “What are pussies? Some kind of new drink? Pedro looked seriously interested. “You've heard of ...
John A. Haskett, 2005
9
Secret Journal 1836-1837
At times I would sit in my study and try to write, but my thoughts flew away to strange women, pussies appeared in front of my eyes and desire would strike me . And never in those dreams did I see N.'s pussy, which was so near, so gorgeous  ...
Aleksandr Sergeevich Pushkin, 1990
10
Assholes Finish First
These grad students had taken our relentless mocking for hours because they were pussies. I mean, pussies are pussies—it's not just a word. When they got to the top of the hill, they saw all my friends behind us that they couldn't see from ...
Tucker Max, 2010

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «PUSSIES»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term pussies is used in the context of the following news items.
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Channel 5 enjoys purr-fect evening with Psycho Pussies: When Cats …
Psycho Pussies: When Cats Attack took a 9.5% share of the audience on Wednesday. ... On the same time as Channel 5's Psycho Pussies, it lost out to ITV's The ... «The Guardian, Jun 15»
2
Channel 5's Psycho Pussies - When Cats Attack reveals world's …
If she doesn't want to have him put to sleep (understandably), then I really hope she at least speaks to an animal behavioural psychologist because something is ... «Metro, Jun 15»
3
​John Woodhouse TV Review: Psycho Pussies: When Cats Attack …
"TONIGHT," revealed Five's latest documentary, "we uncover the cats causing terror in their communities." That's the thing with Five, they never like to ... «Stoke Sentinel, Jun 15»
4
Gabi Grecko strips for new PETA ad: 'Fur is for pussies'
Gabi Grecko strips for new PETA ad: 'Fur is for pussies'. Gabi Grecko is naked again…but this time it's not to entice her legion of Instagram followers. Geoffrey ... «What's on Xiamen, May 15»
5
'Pussies and wimps': why Salman Rushdie plea for free speech …
Calling those who disagree with you “pussies” and “wimps” is no way to defend free speech. It is, on the contrary, using demeaning language to belittle and ... «The Conversation UK, May 15»
6
Authors in Search of Some Character: Salman Rushdie Calls …
A bunch of “pussies” who lacked “character”. That is the free character analysis offered by author Salman Rushdie for the group of six fellow writers who decided ... «Breitbart News, Apr 15»
7
Salman Rushdie: The authors boycotting event awarding Charlie …
Salman Rushdie has accused fellow authors, including Peter Carey and Michael Ondaatje, of being “pussies” for boycotting an event organised by the ... «The Independent, Apr 15»
8
Dennis Quaid -- Loses His Mind On Movie Set ... 'I Have a Bunch of …
Dennis Quaid went absolutely berserk on the set of a movie ... calling his co-workers unprofessional zombies, pussies, and more -- or so it seems based on a ... «TMZ.com, Apr 15»
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Pussies galore: Aoshima Island, Japan's cat island, may have …
And so to Aoshima Island aka. Japan's cat island, where things have got more moggilicious (yes that's a word, try using it in a sentence today) than ever. «Metro, Mar 15»
10
California's Best Biker Bartender Thinks Bikers Are Pussies
Welcome to Last Call, where we visit watering holes around the world to collect life advice from their trusty barkeepers, learning everything from how to get over ... «Munchies_ Food by VICE, Jan 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. Pussies [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/pussies>. Aug 2019 ».
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