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English definition of “dog”

dog

noun [C]  /dɔɡ/ us  

dog noun [C] (ANIMAL)

an animal with four legs, commonly kept as a pet, and sometimes used to guard things

dog noun [C] (PERSON)

slang a person of a stated type: You won $1000? You lucky dog!

dog

verb [T]  /dɔɡ/ (-gg-) us  

dog verb [T] (FOLLOW)

to follow someone closely and continually: The scandal seems likely to dog him for months to come.
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