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hangdog

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adjective hang·dog \ˈhaŋ-ˌdȯg\

Simple Definition of hangdog

  • : sad or depressed

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of hangdog

  1. 1 :  sad, dejected

  2. 2 :  sheepish

Examples of hangdog in a sentence

  1. He came home with a hangdog expression on his face.

  2. <Why do you look so hangdog today? she asked>



1677

First Known Use of hangdog

1677


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hangdog

noun hang·dog

Definition of hangdog

  1. :  a despicable or miserable person



1687

First Known Use of hangdog

1687



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