"mongeese" meaning in All languages combined

Noun [English]

IPA: /ˈmɑŋɡis/ [General-American], /ˈmɒŋɡiːs/ [Received-Pronunciation]
Etymology: Through folk-etymological association with geese, being the plural of goose. Etymology templates: {{m|en|geese}} geese, {{m|en|goose}} goose Head templates: {{head|en|noun form}} mongeese
  1. (nonstandard) plural of mongoose. The standard plural is mongooses. Tags: form-of, nonstandard, plural Form of: mongoose (extra: The standard plural is mongooses)
    Sense id: mongeese-en-noun-mepyveqm

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      },
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      "name": "m"
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  "lang_code": "en",
  "pos": "noun",
  "senses": [
    {
      "categories": [],
      "examples": [
        {
          "ref": "1931, Hazel Ballance Eadie, Lagooned in the Virgin Islands, G. Routledge & Sons, ltd., page 43",
          "text": "These mongeese were soon in demand all through the islands as rat-catchers."
        },
        {
          "ref": "2005, Michael A. Herr, The Kaua'i Obake Bar: A Primo's Talk Story Book, PublishAmerica, Incorporated, page 117",
          "text": "Not birds, you lamebrain, dey stole mongeese. Little animals from over in India, day kill da snakes, da cobras dere."
        }
      ],
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          "extra": "The standard plural is mongooses",
          "word": "mongoose"
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        "plural of mongoose. The standard plural is mongooses."
      ],
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        "(nonstandard) plural of mongoose. The standard plural is mongooses."
      ],
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        "nonstandard",
        "plural"
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      "ipa": "/ˈmɑŋɡis/",
      "tags": [
        "General-American"
      ]
    },
    {
      "ipa": "/ˈmɒŋɡiːs/",
      "tags": [
        "Received-Pronunciation"
      ]
    }
  ],
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}
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      },
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          "ref": "1931, Hazel Ballance Eadie, Lagooned in the Virgin Islands, G. Routledge & Sons, ltd., page 43",
          "text": "These mongeese were soon in demand all through the islands as rat-catchers."
        },
        {
          "ref": "2005, Michael A. Herr, The Kaua'i Obake Bar: A Primo's Talk Story Book, PublishAmerica, Incorporated, page 117",
          "text": "Not birds, you lamebrain, dey stole mongeese. Little animals from over in India, day kill da snakes, da cobras dere."
        }
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          "extra": "The standard plural is mongooses",
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        "plural of mongoose. The standard plural is mongooses."
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        "General-American"
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      "ipa": "/ˈmɒŋɡiːs/",
      "tags": [
        "Received-Pronunciation"
      ]
    }
  ],
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}

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