bird dog

noun

Definition of bird dog

  1. 1 :  a gundog trained to hunt or retrieve birds

  2. 2a :  one (such as a canvasser or talent scout) who seeks out something for anotherb :  one who steals another's date

1776

First Known Use of bird dog

1776


BIRD DOG Defined for English Language Learners

bird dog

noun

Definition of bird dog for English Language Learners

  • : a dog that has been trained to help people hunt birds



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