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canine

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of canine

  1. a domestic mammal that is related to the wolves and foxes <in the minds of some, the winner of this prestigious dog show has a fair claim to the title of King of the Canines> Synonyms dog, doggy (or doggie), hound, pooch, tyke (also tike)Related Words cur, mongrel, mutt; bitch; lapdog, pup, puppy, puppy dog, whelp; bandog, bird dog, coonhound, courser, gundog, hunter, sheepdog, sled dog, watchdog, wolf dog, wolfhound; guide dog, police dog, working dog





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