dog, domestic dog, Canis familiaris(noun)
a member of the genus Canis (probably descended from the common wolf) that has been domesticated by man since prehistoric times; occurs in many breeds
"the dog barked all night"
a dull unattractive unpleasant girl or woman
"she got a reputation as a frump"; "she's a real dog"
informal term for a man
"you lucky dog"
cad, bounder, blackguard, dog, hound, heel(noun)
someone who is morally reprehensible
"you dirty dog"
heel, firedog, wienerwurst, hound, weenie, frank, frankfurter, hotdog, cad, hound dog, detent, dog, pawl, bounder, wiener, frump, computer-aided design, click, hot dog, blackguard, dog-iron, domestic dog, andiron, leaper
frank, frankfurter, hotdog, hot dog, dog, wiener, wienerwurst, weenie(noun)
a smooth-textured sausage of minced beef or pork usually smoked; often served on a bread roll
pawl, detent, click, dog(noun)
a hinged catch that fits into a notch of a ratchet to move a wheel forward or prevent it from moving backward
heel, wienerwurst, click, hound, weenie, clink, frank, frankfurter, hotdog, cad, detent, dog, pawl, bounder, wiener, frump, firedog, mouse click, suction stop, hot dog, blackguard, dog-iron, domestic dog, andiron
andiron, firedog, dog, dog-iron(verb)
metal supports for logs in a fireplace
"the andirons were too hot to touch"
chase, chase after, trail, tail, tag, give chase, dog, go after, track(verb)
go after with the intent to catch
"The policeman chased the mugger down the alley"; "the dog chased the rabbit"
give chase, quest for, traverse, pass over, chase after, cut through, cover, shack, chamfer, mark, get over, chase, drop back, cut across, tail, furrow, go after, get across, trail, train, bob, get behind, label, dog, track, pursue, cross, tag, quest after, drag, dock, hang back, drop behind
dog(noun)To pursue with the intent to catch.
dog(noun)Any of various mechanical devices for holding, gripping, or fastening something, particularly with a tooth-like projection.
dog(noun)A metal support for logs in a fireplace.
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Canis, man's best friend*
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