dog biscuit

dog biscuit
noun Date: circa 1858 a hard dry cracker for dogs

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • dog biscuit — n. 1. a hard biscuit containing ground bones, meat, etc., for feeding dogs ☆ 2. Slang an army field ration biscuit …   English World dictionary

  • dog biscuit — dog ,biscuit noun count a type of hard dry food given to dogs …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • Dog biscuit — A dog biscuit (Costco Kirkland brand) A dog biscuit is a hard biscuit based dietary supplement for dogs or other canine, similar to human snack food. Dog biscuits tend to be hard and dry. Dog biscuits may be sold in a flat bone shape. Some… …   Wikipedia

  • dog biscuit — noun a hard biscuit for dogs • Hypernyms: ↑cookie, ↑cooky, ↑biscuit * * * noun, pl ⋯ cuits [count] : a hard, dry cracker for dogs * * * ˈdog biscuit [dog biscuit dog biscuits] …   Useful english dictionary

  • dog biscuit — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms dog biscuit : singular dog biscuit plural dog biscuits a type of hard dry food given to dogs …   English dictionary

  • dog biscuit — dog′ bis cuit n. a hard biscuit for dogs • Etymology: 1855–60 …   From formal English to slang

  • dog biscuit — 1. a hard biscuit for dogs, usually containing ground meat, bones, etc. 2. Mil. a hard dry biscuit used as an emergency ration. [1855 60] * * * …   Universalium

  • dog biscuit — noun (C) a small dry hard biscuit for dogs …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • dog biscuit — noun food for dogs, compressed into a small dry shape …   Wiktionary

  • dog biscuit — n. hard cookie for dogs; hard biscuits given in the army …   English contemporary dictionary

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