A mammal, Canis familiaris or Canis lupus familiaris, that has been domesticated for thousands of years, of highly variable appearance due to human breeding.
Example: The dog barked all night long.
Any member of the Family Canidae, including domestic dogs, wolves, coyotes, jackals, foxes, and their relatives (extant and extinct); canid.
A male dog, wolf or fox, as opposed to a bitch or vixen.
SynonymsCanis canisCanis domesticusCanis familiaris
To pursue with the intent to catch.
To follow in an annoying or harassing way.
Example: The woman cursed him so that trouble would dog his every step.
To fasten a hatch securely.
Example: It is very important to dog down these hatches...
Synonymschasechase aftergo after
Meat from a dog eaten as food.
Example: We visited South Korea this time around, where we ate dog meat for the first time.
Meat prepared to be given to a dog as food.
An insult intended to assert hyperbolically that another person has value only as a corpse to be fed to a dog.
Example: Did you just step on my blue suede shoes? You're dog meat now!
Synonymsdogdog foodfragrant meat