dog
noun.
a member of the genus Canis (probably descended from the common wolf) that has been domesticated by man since prehistoric times; occurs in many breeds
the dog barked all night
noun.
a dull unattractive unpleasant girl or woman
she got a reputation as a frump|she's a real dog
Synonym: frump
noun.
informal term for a man
you lucky dog
noun.
someone who is morally reprehensible
you dirty dog
noun.
a smooth-textured sausage of minced beef or pork usually smoked; often served on a bread roll
noun.
a hinged catch that fits into a notch of a ratchet to move a wheel forward or prevent it from moving backward
Synonym: pawl, detent, click
noun.
metal supports for logs in a fireplace
the andirons were too hot to touch
verb.
go after with the intent to catch
The policeman chased the mugger down the alley|the dog chased the rabbit