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hangdog

adjective

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feeling unhappiness
  • "Why do you look so hangdog today?" she asked

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The first known use of hangdog was in 1677

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hanger-on

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“Hangdog.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/hangdog. Accessed 27 Oct. 2021.

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