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English definition of “dog”

dog

noun [C] uk   /dɒɡ/ us    /dɑːɡ/

dog

verb [T] uk   /dɒɡ/ us    /dɑːɡ/ (-gg-)

dog verb [T] (FOLLOW)

to follow someone closely and continuously: Reporters dogged him for answers.
See also

dog verb [T] (PROBLEM)

to cause difficulties: Technical problems dogged our trip from the outset.
(Definition of dog from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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