doggy

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doggy

a small dog
Not to be confused with:
dogie or dogy – a stray or motherless calf
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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.
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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
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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]
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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"
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Translations
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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
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doggy

doggie [ˈdɒgɪ] n (fam) → cane m, cagnolino
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Duration Media Thickness (CIMT) Deviation <1 yr 11 .6064 .06120 1-5 yrs 18 .6822 .05375 >5 yrs 11 .6600 .07733 Total 40 .6552 .06906 Joint Pain Minimum Maximum 'F' value 'p' value Duration <1 .50 .70 5.009 .012 1-5 yrs .60 .80 >5 yrs .50 .80 Total .50 .80 Table 4: Correlations of swollen joint count with CIMT Swollen Joint SJC Carotid doggier (CIMT) Count (SJC) SJC Pearson Correlation 1.000 .522 ** 'p' value .001 N 40.000 40 **.
Huntington went on to greater heights in theacademic-political complex, however, getting as far as the staff of Jimmy Carter's National Security Council (a predecessor of the madder, doggier Colonel North).