Definition of pariah dog in English:

pariah dog

noun

  • another term for pye-dog
    • ‘It is closely related to the pariah dogs of India and presumably came from somewhere in that vicinity.’
    • ‘To be in England is to be a castaway or to live a quarantined life like a pariah dog.’
    • ‘But I'd recently been bitten by a pariah dog in Charing Cross, near my boarding school, and had to endure three weeks of agonising anti-rabies injections.’
    • ‘She explained that Carolina Dogs are classified in a group known as pariah dogs.’
    • ‘Thomas meshes musings on their deeds with recollections of time spent studying wild wolves on Baffin Island and the relationship between Kalahari Bushmen and hyenas, jackals, and their pariah dogs.’

Pronunciation

pariah dog