water dog

noun

Definition of water dog

  1. 1 :  a person (such as a skilled sailor) who is quite at ease in or on water

  2. 2 :  any of several large American salamanders; especially :  any of a genus (Necturus of the family Proteidae) with external gills

1652

First Known Use of water dog

1652


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