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1A contemptible or cowardly person or thing.
cross-breed, cross, mixed breed, half-breed, hybridView synonyms
- ‘Given the hysteria in March over the ‘outing’ of Sarah Champion the yellow dogs seem strangely muted.’
2A person who is inclined to support any candidate affiliated with the Democratic party, regardless of the candidate's personal qualities or political qualifications.‘he is a self-proclaimed yellow dog Democrat’
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The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.