yellow–dog

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adjective yel·low–dog \ˌye-lō-ˈdȯg, -lə-ˈdȯg\

Definition of yellow–dog

  1. 1 :  mean, contemptible

  2. 2 :  of or relating to opposition to trade unionism or a labor union

First Known Use of yellow–dog

1880

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