Definition of Seeing Eye dog in English:

Seeing Eye dog


North American
  • A guide dog trained to lead blind people.

    • ‘‘She regards the use of Seeing Eye dogs as an abdication of human responsibility and, because they live as ‘servants’ and are denied the companionship of other dogs, she is wholly opposed to their use.’’
    • ‘The tires screeched as the car rounded a tight turn, and Ruth's new Seeing Eye dog, a golden retriever, whimpered in the back seat.’
    • ‘Is he one of those Seeing Eye dogs or something?’
    • ‘It all sounds wonderful, yet how a walking robot should be constructed and programmed to be as mobile as, say, a Seeing Eye dog, is still an open question.’


Seeing Eye dog