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dogsbody

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noun dogs·body \ˈdȯgz-ˌbä-dē\

Definition of dogsbody

chiefly British

  1. :  drudge 1



Examples of dogsbody

  1. <I worked for several years as a gofer and general dogsbody for a London publishing house.>



Origin of dogsbody

British naval slang dogsbody pudding made of peas, junior officer


First Known Use: 1922


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