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bird-dog

verb

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to go after or on the track of
  • suspecting infidelity, he hired a private detective to bird-dog his wife

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bird dog

noun

Synonyms of bird dog (Entry 2 of 2)

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The first known use of bird-dog was in 1776

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“Bird-dog.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/bird-dog. Accessed 16 Oct. 2021.

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