Synonyms of dog in English:

dog


See definition of dog

noun

1‘she went for long walks with her dog’

SYNONYMS

hound, canine, mongrel, cur, tyke

male dog

bitch, pup, puppy, whelp

informal doggy, pooch, mutt

Australian informal mong, bitzer


verb

1‘they dogged him the length and breadth of the country’

SYNONYMS

pursue, follow, stalk, track, trail, shadow, hound

plague, beset, bedevil, assail, beleaguer, blight, trouble, torment, haunt

informal tail


Phrases

    go to the dogs

      ‘this country is definitely going to the dogs’

      SYNONYMS

      deteriorate, be in decline, degenerate, decay

      informal

      collapse, slump, slip, slide, go downhill, go backwards, go to rack and ruin, stagnate, wane, ebb

      informal

      go to pot, hit the skids, go down the toilet, go down the tubes

      Australian NZ informal

      go to the pack

      informal, rare

      retrograde