Thesaurus

dog

Synonyms and Antonyms of dog

1 a domestic mammal that is related to the wolves and foxes
  • a dog who needs a loving home
Synonyms of dog

canine, doggy (or doggie), hound, pooch, tyke (also tike)

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2 a person whose behavior is offensive to others
  • Don't speak to me, you dog!
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Phrases Synonymous with dog

son of a gun

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dog

Synonyms and Antonyms of dog

1 to go after or on the track of
  • star athletes being dogged by fans when they're out in public
Synonyms of dog
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Phrases Synonymous with dog

run after

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Antonyms of dog
2 to subject (someone) to constant scoldings and sharp reminders
  • tired of constantly having to dog their son about cleaning his room
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Phrases Synonymous with dog

pick at

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