Definition of doggery in English:

doggery

noun

  • 1US slang. A disreputable drinking establishment.

  • 2Originally and chiefly US. A place where dogs are kept or bred; a kennel.

  • 3Dogs collectively.

  • 4Doglike behaviour; mean and contemptible action; mischievousness; an instance of this.

  • 5US. Short for hot doggery.

Origin

Late 16th century (in an earlier sense). From dog + -ery.

Pronunciation

doggery

/ˈdɒɡəri/