dingo

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din·go

 (dĭng′gō)
n. pl. din·goes
A wild dog (Canis lupus subsp. dingo) of Australia and Southeast Asia, having a reddish-brown or yellowish-brown coat.

[Dharuk diŋgu.]
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dingo

(ˈdɪŋɡəʊ)
n, pl -goes
1. (Animals) a wild dog, Canis dingo, of Australia, having a yellowish-brown coat and resembling a wolf
2. slang Austral a cheat or coward
vb (intr) , -goes, -going or -goed
3.
a. to act in a cowardly manner
b. to drop out of something
4. (foll by on) to let (someone) down
[C18: native Australian name]
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din•go

(ˈdɪŋ goʊ)

n., pl. -goes.
an Australian wild dog, Canis dingo, having a tawny coat.
[1789; < Dharuk din-gu tame dingo]
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dingo


Past participle: dingoed
Gerund: dingoing

Imperative
dingo
dingo
Present
I dingo
you dingo
he/she/it dingoes
we dingo
you dingo
they dingo
Preterite
I dingoed
you dingoed
he/she/it dingoed
we dingoed
you dingoed
they dingoed
Present Continuous
I am dingoing
you are dingoing
he/she/it is dingoing
we are dingoing
you are dingoing
they are dingoing
Present Perfect
I have dingoed
you have dingoed
he/she/it has dingoed
we have dingoed
you have dingoed
they have dingoed
Past Continuous
I was dingoing
you were dingoing
he/she/it was dingoing
we were dingoing
you were dingoing
they were dingoing
Past Perfect
I had dingoed
you had dingoed
he/she/it had dingoed
we had dingoed
you had dingoed
they had dingoed
Future
I will dingo
you will dingo
he/she/it will dingo
we will dingo
you will dingo
they will dingo
Future Perfect
I will have dingoed
you will have dingoed
he/she/it will have dingoed
we will have dingoed
you will have dingoed
they will have dingoed
Future Continuous
I will be dingoing
you will be dingoing
he/she/it will be dingoing
we will be dingoing
you will be dingoing
they will be dingoing
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been dingoing
you have been dingoing
he/she/it has been dingoing
we have been dingoing
you have been dingoing
they have been dingoing
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been dingoing
you will have been dingoing
he/she/it will have been dingoing
we will have been dingoing
you will have been dingoing
they will have been dingoing
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been dingoing
you had been dingoing
he/she/it had been dingoing
we had been dingoing
you had been dingoing
they had been dingoing
Conditional
I would dingo
you would dingo
he/she/it would dingo
we would dingo
you would dingo
they would dingo
Past Conditional
I would have dingoed
you would have dingoed
he/she/it would have dingoed
we would have dingoed
you would have dingoed
they would have dingoed
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.dingo - wolflike yellowish-brown wild dog of Australiadingo - wolflike yellowish-brown wild dog of Australia
wild dog - any of various undomesticated mammals of the family Canidae that are thought to resemble domestic dogs as distinguished from jackals or wolves
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Translations
نوع من الكِلاب الأستراليَّه
pes dingo
dingo
ausztráliai vadkutya
dingóhundur
dingo
dingo
dingo
bir tür yabani kopekdingo

dingo

[ˈdɪŋgəʊ] N (dingoes (pl)) → dingo m
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dingo

[ˈdɪŋgəʊ] n (= dog) → dingo m
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dingo

nDingo m, → australischer Wildhund
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dingo

[ˈdɪŋgəʊ] n (Zool) → dingo
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

dingo

(ˈdiŋgəu) plural ˈdingoes noun
a type of wild dog found in Australia.
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In Australia, a survey about dingo's (Canis lupus dingo) diet showed that, in a fragmented landscape, forest edge dwellers were the most frequent preys in dingo's diet, suggesting that these animals are more frequent in this habitat (Vernes and Dennis, 2001).
1) Canis lupus dingo Fragmented, data deficient (may be regarded as native) Thylacine Thylacinus Extinct cynocephalus Wedge-tailed Eagle Aquila audax Widespread, secure Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus Widespread, secure Powerful Owl Ninox strenua Fragmented, vulnerable Lace Monitor Varanus varius Fragmented, endangered Table 2.