1. A mongrel or inferior dog.
They . . . like to village curs,
Bark when their fellows do. -- Shak.
2. A worthless, snarling fellow; -- used in contempt.
What would you have, you curs,
That like nor peace nor war? --Shak.
n 1: an inferior dog or one of mixed breed [syn: mongrel, mutt]
2: a cowardly and despicable person