devil dog

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Noun1.devil dog - a member of the United States Marine Corpsdevil dog - a member of the United States Marine Corps
Marine Corps, United States Marine Corps, United States Marines, US Marine Corps, USMC - an amphibious division of the United States Navy
armed forces, armed services, military, military machine, war machine - the military forces of a nation; "their military is the largest in the region"; "the military machine is the same one we faced in 1991 but now it is weaker"
military man, serviceman, man, military personnel - someone who serves in the armed forces; a member of a military force; "two men stood sentry duty"
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"Devil Dog" soon became a common nickname for Marines.
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Morris dancing yokel Cuddy Banks (a strong performance by Dafydd Llyr Thomas) provides much amusement when he befriends the devil dog, oblivious to his sinister powers.
Adapted by RSC artistic director Gregory Doran, there is plenty of humour sandwiched between the tragedy, with morris dancing yokel Cuddy Banks (superbly played by Dafydd Llyr Thomas) providing much amusement when he befriends the devil dog, oblivious to its sinister powers.
But when it is 14 degrees, I refuse to let a devil dog ride in the comforts of a heated cab while I curl up in the kennel.
Devil Dog contrasts MacArthur and Butler, men of about the same age whose paths crossed many times.
His German shepherds appeared in TV shows and films such as "The Bionic Woman," "Rin Tin Tin," "The Hills Have Eyes" and "Devil Dog: the Hound of Hell."
On October 24, 2003, deer hunters found the body of a woman lying face down in a wooded area off Devil Dog Road about 1 mile south of Interstate 40 and 6 miles west of Williams, Arizona.
The Devil Dog Elk Hunt (DDEH), founded by former U.S.
Byrne has bred dogs with animals owned by close friends Sean Main, 33, and his brother-in-law Derek Morris, 39 - both big players in the "devil dog" breeding scene.
The dog was destroyed at the scene and last night the latest "devil dog" horror sparked calls for tougher rules on dangerous breeds.
A devil dog attacked a takeaway delivery driver and a postman.