guide dog
noun Date: 1932 a dog trained to lead the blind

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • guide dog — n. a dog trained to lead a blind person * * * or Seeing Eye dog Dog professionally trained to guide and protect its blind master. They have also been used to assist persons with hearing impairments and restricted mobility. Systematic training of… …   Universalium

  • guide dog — n a dog trained to guide a blind person American Equivalent: seeing eye dog …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • guide dog — guide dogs N COUNT A guide dog is a dog that has been trained to lead a blind person. [mainly BRIT] (in AM, usually use seeing eye dog) …   English dictionary

  • guide dog — guide ,dog noun count BRITISH a SEEING EYE DOG …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • guide dog — guide′ dog n. dch a dog trained to lead a blind person …   From formal English to slang

  • guide dog — ► NOUN ▪ a dog that has been trained to lead a blind person …   English terms dictionary

  • guide dog — n. a dog trained to lead a blind person …   English World dictionary

  • Guide dog — For the 2010 album by Helmet, see Seeing Eye Dog. A blind man is led by his guide dog in Brasília, Brazil …   Wikipedia

  • guide dog — noun a dog trained to guide the blind • Hypernyms: ↑working dog • Hyponyms: ↑Seeing Eye dog * * * noun : a dog trained to lead the blind * * * guide dog noun A dog trained to lead a blind person • • • …   Useful english dictionary

  • guide dog — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms guide dog : singular guide dog plural guide dogs a dog that is trained to lead a person who cannot see. The usual American word is Seeing Eye Dog …   English dictionary

  • guide dog — noun A dog that is trained to be of assistance to a blind person and is able to guide them. Syn: dog guide, seeing eye dog …   Wiktionary

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