fido


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fido

(ˈfaɪdəʊ)
npl -dos
1. jocular a generic name for a dog
2. an incorrectly minted coin, often valued by collectors
References in classic literature ?
Aunt Lydia must feel very desolate, poor thing; but she shall be indulged as much as she indulges her fat Fido."
Thanks to his pastorals, I could long afterwards enjoy with the double sense requisite for full pleasure in them, such divinely excellent artificialities at Tasso's "Aminta" and Guarini's "Pastor Fido"; things which you will thoroughly like only after you are in the joke of thinking how people once seriously liked them as high examples of poetry.
"Yes, that's it, a good phrase, - mouthing and besliming the True, and Beautiful, and Good, and finally patting him on the back and saying, 'Good dog, Fido.' Faugh!
I'll bet a doughnut you're nothing but some kid's poor old Fido, masquerading around as a real, live man-eater."
This estimate does not include two famous translators, Doctor Cristobal de Figueroa, in his Pastor Fido, and Don Juan de Jauregui, in his Aminta, wherein by their felicity they leave it in doubt which is the translation and which the original.
My mum has taken on Fido, Rover's litter-mate, and she's been having lots of fun with him.
So a music service or online banking site will be able to recognize the unique characteristics stored on a PC's security chip or a smartphone's biometric sensor, as long as all parties adhere to FIDO."
Resembling a golf buggy, Fido has a hose that sprays the poo with disinfectant before it is vacuumed up.
So we've picked five mutt-haves to help keep Fido cool on a car journey and make sure his tail is still wagging when your reach your destination.
The flag would shoot up and when Fido found a person they would recognise the distress signal and listen in the dog's ear and you could ask them to bring him home.
Colin's partner is line dance instructor Jan Fido, otherwise known as Straycat, who plays a keyboard superbly.
Most important, using a holistic approach to pet care will have Fido wagging his tail and Fifi purring with good health.