English version

this/that puppy

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishthis/that puppythis/that puppyAmerican English spoken informal used instead of the name of a thing, especially when you do not know the name How do you turn this puppy off? puppy
Examples from the Corpus
this/that puppyUse the lane and follow that puppy, that glove, up the road ta where it come from.How do you shut this puppy off?
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