Doggishness
Doggish Dog"gish, a. Like a dog; having the bad qualities of a dog; churlish; growling; brutal. -- {Dog"gish*ly}, adv. -- {Dog"gish*ness}, n. [1913 Webster]

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  • doggishness — noun see doggish …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • doggishness — See doggishly. * * * …   Universalium

  • doggishness — dog·gish·ness …   English syllables

  • doggishness — noun see doggish * * * doggˈishness noun • • • Main Entry: ↑dog …   Useful english dictionary

  • doggish — adjective Date: 15th century 1. canine 2. stylish in a showy way • doggishly adverb • doggishness noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • doggish — doggishly, adv. doggishness, n. /daw gish, dog ish/, adj. 1. like a dog; canine: doggish affection. 2. surly; mean: a doggish temper. 3. stylish and showy. [1350 1400; ME; see DOG, ISH1] * * * …   Universalium

  • doggish — /ˈdɒgɪʃ/ (say dogish) adjective 1. canine. 2. surly. –doggishly, adverb –doggishness, noun …   Australian English dictionary

  • doggish — [dôg′ish] adj. 1. of or like a dog; esp., snarling or snapping 2. Informal stylish and showy doggishly adv. doggishness n …   English World dictionary

  • doggish — adj. 1 of or like a dog. 2 currish, malicious, snappish. Derivatives: doggishly adv. doggishness n …   Useful english dictionary

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