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Dog (IPA: /ˈdɔɡ/)


Dog (n.)

A quadruped of the genus Canis, esp. the domestic dog (C. familiaris).

Dog (n.)

A mean, worthless fellow; a wretch.

Dog (n.)

A fellow; -- used humorously or contemptuously; as, a sly dog; a lazy dog.

Dog (n.)

One of the two constellations, Canis Major and Canis Minor, or the Greater Dog and the Lesser Dog. Canis Major contains the Dog Star (Sirius).

Dog (n.)

An iron for holding wood in a fireplace; a firedog; an andiron.

Dog (n.)

A grappling iron, with a claw or claws, for fastening into wood or other heavy articles, for the purpose of raising or moving them.

Dog (n.)

An iron with fangs fastening a log in a saw pit, or on the carriage of a sawmill.

Dog (n.)

A piece in machinery acting as a catch or clutch; especially, the carrier of a lathe, also, an adjustable stop to change motion, as in a machine tool.

Dog (v. t.)

To hunt or track like a hound; to follow insidiously or indefatigably; to chase with a dog or dogs; to worry, as if by dogs; to hound with importunity.

Dog ()

A male or drone bee.

Dog ()

Alt. of Dogday

Dog ()

A period of from four to six weeks, in the summer, variously placed by almanac makers between the early part of July and the early part of September; canicular days; -- so called in reference to the rising in ancient times of the Dog Star (Sirius) with the sun. Popularly, the sultry, close part of the summer.

Dog ()

One who has an unusual fancy for, or interest in, dogs; also, one who deals in dogs.

Dog ()

Sirius, a star of the constellation Canis Major, or the Greater Dog, and the brightest star in the heavens; -- called also Canicula, and, in astronomical charts, / Canis Majoris. See Dog days.

Dog

Domestic animal

Dog

Tool in engineering

Dog

Genetic element in the species Drosophila melanogaster

Dog

Motif

Dog

Sign of Chinese zodiac

Dog Synonyms

Andiron, Dog-iron, Firedog

Dog Synonyms

Hound, Heel, Blackguard, Bounder, Cad

Dog Synonyms

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Dog Synonyms

Domestic Dog, Canis Familiaris

Dog Synonyms

Frankfurter, Hotdog, Wiener, Hot Dog, Weenie, Frank, Wienerwurst

Dog Synonyms

Frump

Dog Synonyms

Click, Detent, Pawl

Dog Synonyms

Tag Along, Trail, Track, Give Chase, Chase Away, Tail, Chase, Chase After, Go After, Tag

DOG (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Daily Oral Grammar

DOG (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Date of Gain

DOG (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Date Of Grant

DOG (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Day One Group

DOG (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Delay of germination

DOG (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Deoxyglucose

DOG (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Department of Oil and Gas

DOG (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology

DOG (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Deployable Operations Group

DOG (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Derivative of gaussian

DOG (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Deutsche Ophthalmologische Gesellschaft

DOG (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Difference of gaussians

DOG (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Difference-of-Gaussian

DOG (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Difference-of-Gaussians

DOG (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Digital On-screen Graphic

DOG (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Digital Operating Guide

DOG (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Dioctanoylglycerol

DOG (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Dioleoylglycerol

DOG (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Directory of Opportunities for Graduates

DOG (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Distraction osteogenesis

DOG (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Distribution Over Grant

DOG (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Division of Oil and Gas

DOG (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Division Officer's Guide

DOG (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Divisional Officers Group

DOG (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Dock

Dog Rhymes

Cog, Dog, Haug, Log, Zaugg

Acog

Metagogue


Spanish Translation

Dog in Spanish is Perro

Tagalog Translation

Dog in Tagalog is Aso

Example Sentence (Quote)

"/* And you'll never guess what the dog had */ /* in its mouth... */" - Larry Wall

Example Sentence (Quote)

"A door is what a dog is perpetually on the wrong side of." - Ogden Nash

Example Sentence (Quote)

"A mastiff dog May love a puppy cur for no more reason Than that the twain have been tied up together." - Alfred, Lord Tennyson

Example Sentence (Quote)

"An old dog will learn no tricks." - English proverbs (alphabetically by proverb)

Example Sentence (Quote)

" And here you are, cringing like a dog with its tail between its legs." - Advance Wars


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