Definition of dogie in English:


nounPlural dogies

North American
  • A motherless or neglected calf.

    • ‘‘I'm like a little dogie, struggling to its feet after having the branding iron put on me,’ he said when he finally broke away from the series.’
    • ‘We sloped along, not pushing, taking it easy, collecting and pushing the dogies at their own pace as long as they kept moving.’
    • ‘Head for the open range and learn how to wrangle dogies.’


Late 19th century: of unknown origin.