doggy

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dog·gy

 (dô′gē, dŏg′ē)
adj. dog·gi·er, dog·gi·est
Of, relating to, or suggestive of a dog; doggish.
n. pl. dog·gies
Variant of doggie.

doggy

(ˈdɒɡɪ) or

doggie

n, pl -gies
(Animals) a children's word for a dog
adj
1. of, like, or relating to a dog
2. fond of dogs

dog•gy1

or dog•gie

(ˈdɔ gi, ˈdɒg i)

n., pl. -gies.
1. a small dog or a puppy.
2. a pet term for any dog.
[1815–25]

dog•gy2

or dog•gie

(ˈdɔ gi, ˈdɒg i)

adj. -gi•er, -gi•est.
1. of or pertaining to a dog.
2. pretentious; ostentatious.
[1350–1400]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.doggy - informal terms for dogsdoggy - informal terms for dogs    
Canis familiaris, dog, domestic dog - 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"
Translations
chienchienchientoutou

doggy

[ˈdɒgɪ]
A. N (baby talk) → perrito m
to have sex doggy fashionhacer el amor al estilo perrito
B. CPD doggy bag Nbolsita f con los restos de la comida (en restaurante)
doggy paddle Nbraza f de perro
see also doggy-paddle

doggy

doggie [ˈdɒgɪ] n (fam) → cane m, cagnolino
References in classic literature ?
Good doggie, go away and get run over by a street car and be happy.
Me and my doggie, we are bound for the Rocky Mountains.
But the doggie ate up the pancake and barked, saying:
Then the old woman tried to coax the doggie with more pancakes and to terrify it with blows, but he barked on, always repeating the same words.
But the doggie beneath the table began to bark, saying:
As she gave a dainty scrap or two to the doggie, she talked intimately to him about Etienne and Raoul.
Yes, poor doggie, you are very stupid, very stupid indeed, compared with us clever men, who understand all about politics and philosophy, and who know everything, in short, except what we are and where we came from and whither we are going, and what everything outside this tiny world and most things in it are.
Never mind, though, pussy and doggie, we like you both all the better for your being stupid.
As she approached, she could hear Evelyn's voice repeating monotonously, "Here then--here--good doggie, come here"; for a moment nothing seemed to happen; it all stood still, and then she realised that one of the figures was Helen Ambrose; and the dust again began to settle.
Some people think doggies are stupid and dumb/ But God shows His doggies 'thy Kingdom come
She pays for her doggies to travel with her first class on a whim.