go to the dogs Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"go to the dogs" in British English

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go to the dogs

If a ​country or ​organization is going to the ​dogs, it is ​becoming very much less ​successful than it was in the past.
(Definition of go to the dogs from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"go to the dogs" in American English

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go to the dogs

to ​become much ​worse in ​quality or ​character: After Joe ​retired, the ​business went to the ​dogs.
(Definition of go to the dogs from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “go to the dogs”
in Chinese (Simplified) (国家、机构)大不如前,衰落,衰败…
in Chinese (Traditional) (國家、機構)大不如前,衰落,衰敗…
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