man's best friend


man's best friend
a dog, esp. as a pet.

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man’s best friend often humorous phrase
a dog
Thesaurus: words meaning dogsynonym breeds of doghyponym
Main entry: man

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an affectionate or approving way of referring to the dog

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man's best friend — see man, 1
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Main Entry:friend
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man's best friend
— used to refer to a dog or to dogs as a group

She devotes her life to helping man's best friend.

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Main Entry:man

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man's best ˈfriend idiom
a way of describing a dog
Main entry:manidiom

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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