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dogs

EN[dɒɡz] [dɔɡz]
US
WDogs

    Definition of dogs in English Dictionary

  • NounBFdog
    1. plural of dog.
      1. (slang, US) Feet, from rhyming slang dog's meat.
        1. My dogs are tired. Let's get a taxi.
      2. (usually with the) a greyhound racing event.
        1. I lost money at the dogs last night.
      3. (nautical) Fasteners securing a watertight hatch.
      4. VerbBFdogPRdoggingPT, PPdogged
        1. third-person singular simple present indicative form of dog.
        2. More Examples
          1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
            • The dog had enthusiastically swooped down on the bone.
            • The Monte Cristo and Philadelphia sphalerites have similar mean Pb concentrations (80 ppm) that are lower than the Lucky Dog sphalerites (119 ppm).
            • I could see the dog running behind me in my wing mirror, but couldn't do anything about it.
          2. Used in the Beginning of Sentence
            • Dog lovers will be able to watch Crufts despite the BBC's decision to drop the show, thanks to a live webstream announced yesterday.
          3. Used in the Ending of Sentence
            • After three years without maintenance, their yard has really gone to the dogs.
            • That figure includes skijorers, who wear skis while being pulled by one, two or three dogs.
            • The tick weights and coxal indices determined in these studies confirm that a minimal uptake results in sufficient exposure to fluralaner to induce a potent acaricidal effect in treated dogs.
        • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
          1. Nouns
            • Noun forms
              • Noun plural forms
            • Verbs
              • Verb forms
                • Verb singular forms
                  • Third-person singular forms
            Related Links:
            1. en dogsbody
            2. en dogsit
            3. en dogskin
            4. en dogsled
            5. en dogstar
            Source: Wiktionary
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            Meaning of dogs for the defined word.

            Grammatically, this word "dogs" is a noun, more specifically, a noun form. It's also a verb, more specifically, a verb form.
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