canine Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Meaning of “canine” in the English Dictionary

"canine" in British English

See all translations

canineadjective

uk   us   /ˈkeɪ.naɪn/
of or ​relating to ​dogs: The city's canine ​population (= the ​number of ​dogs in the ​city) has ​growndramatically over ​recentyears.

caninenoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈkeɪ.naɪn/

canine noun [C] (TOOTH)

(also canine tooth) one of four ​pointedteeth in the ​humanmouth

canine noun [C] (DOG)

a ​dog
(Definition of canine from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"canine" in American English

See all translations

canineadjective

 us   /ˈkeɪ·nɑɪn/
of or like an ​animal of the ​dogfamily: This ​vet specializes in canine ​pets.
(Definition of canine from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “canine”
in Korean 개의…
in Arabic كَلبي…
in Malaysian bersifat kanin…
in French canin…
in Russian собачий…
in Chinese (Traditional) 犬的,狗的…
in Italian canino, di cane…
in Turkish köpeklere özgü…
in Polish psi…
in Spanish canino…
in Vietnamese thuộc chó…
in Portuguese canino…
in Thai ที่เกี่ยวกับสุนัข…
in German Hunde-……
in Catalan caní…
in Japanese イヌの…
in Chinese (Simplified) 犬的,狗的…
in Indonesian anjing…
What is the pronunciation of canine?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
Word of the Day

chestnut

a large tree with leaves divided into five parts and large round nuts that can be eaten

Word of the Day