a dog's breakfast

Definition of a dog's breakfast

British, informal

  1. :  something that is messy or poorly done It was a dog's breakfast of a match, and our coach was understandably upset.

Word by Word Definitions

  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

breakfastplay
  1. :  the first meal of the day especially when taken in the morning

    :  the food prepared for a breakfast


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