Definition of dog-toothed in US English:

dog-toothed

adjective

  • 1With teeth like a dog.

  • 2Decorated with dog-tooth moulding or ornament.

Origin

Early 17th century; earliest use found in Samuel Purchas. Partly from dog + toothed, and partly from dog-tooth + -ed.

Pronunciation

dog-toothed

/ˈdɒɡtuːθt/