(as) sick as a dog

Definition of (as) sick as a dog

informal

  1. :  very sick

Word by Word Definitions

sickplay
  1. :  affected with disease or ill health :  ailing

    :  of, relating to, or intended for use in sickness

    :  queasy, nauseated

  1. :  vomit

  1. :  canid

    :  a highly variable domestic mammal (Canis familiaris) closely related to the gray wolf

    :  a male dog

  1. :  canine

    :  having an inferior or inauthentic quality :  spurious

    :  unlike that used by native speakers or writers

  1. :  to hunt, track, or follow like a hound

    :  to worry as if by pursuit with dogs :  plague

    :  to bother or pester persistently

  1. :  extremely, utterly


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