a dog's life


: a difficult, boring, and unhappy life
Everyone knows it's a dog's life in this business.

Examples of a dog's life in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Arguably, the most important moment in a dog's life is when their family picks their name. Kelsey Hurwitz, Woman's Day, 4 May 2023

These examples are programmatically compiled from various online sources to illustrate current usage of the word 'a dog's life.' Any opinions expressed in the examples do not represent those of Merriam-Webster or its editors. Send us feedback about these examples.

Dictionary Entries Near a dog's life

Cite this Entry

“A dog's life.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/a%20dog%27s%20life. Accessed 24 May. 2024.

More from Merriam-Webster on a dog's life

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!