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1. domestic

adjective. ['dəˈmɛstɪk'] of concern to or concerning the internal affairs of a nation.

Synonyms

  • interior
  • national
  • municipal
  • internal

Antonyms

  • international
  • inactivity
  • outside
  • outdoor

Etymology

  • domesticus (Latin)
  • domus (Latin)

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Words that Rhyme with Domestic Dog

  • acog
  • zaugg
  • log
  • haug
  • fog
  • cog
  • bog

Example sentences of the word domestic-dog


1. Noun Phrase
Any animal in the family of domestic dogs and wolves are canines, according to Live Science.

2. Noun Phrase
Coyotes are smaller than wolves, but their tracks often are hard to tell from a domestic dog.

2. domestic

adjective. ['dəˈmɛstɪk'] of or involving the home or family.

Synonyms

  • home-style
  • domesticity
  • home-loving
  • housewifely
  • domesticated

Antonyms

  • exterior
  • coastal
  • outward
  • external

Etymology

  • domesticus (Latin)
  • domus (Latin)

3. domestic

adjective. ['dəˈmɛstɪk'] produced in a particular country.

Antonyms

  • nonworker

Etymology

  • domesticus (Latin)
  • domus (Latin)

4. domestic

adjective. ['dəˈmɛstɪk'] converted or adapted to domestic use.

Synonyms

  • tamed
  • domesticated

Antonyms

  • noncitizen
  • local
  • private

Etymology

  • domesticus (Latin)
  • domus (Latin)

5. domestic

noun. ['dəˈmɛstɪk'] a servant who is paid to perform menial tasks around the household.

Synonyms

  • ayah
  • amah
  • maidservant
  • home help
  • skivvy
  • retainer
  • maid
  • house servant
  • housemaid
  • slavey
  • housekeeper
  • domestic help

Antonyms

  • extramural
  • wildness
  • intractable
  • stubborn

Etymology

  • domesticus (Latin)
  • domus (Latin)

6. dog

noun. ['ˈdɔg'] a member of the genus Canis (probably descended from the common wolf) that has been domesticated by man since prehistoric times; occurs in many breeds.

Synonyms

  • Newfoundland dog
  • mutt
  • pug-dog
  • griffon
  • toy
  • cur
  • domestic animal
  • Mexican hairless
  • canid
  • domesticated animal
  • puppy
  • pooch
  • doggie
  • Canis
  • canine
  • toy dog
  • pug
  • Newfoundland
  • pack
  • Belgian griffon
  • hunting dog
  • lapdog
  • dalmatian
  • Great Pyrenees
  • bow-wow
  • Welsh corgi
  • spitz
  • Brussels griffon
  • poodle dog
  • mongrel
  • Canis familiaris
  • barker
  • working dog
  • coach dog
  • poodle
  • domestic dog
  • basenji
  • doggy
  • genus Canis
  • carriage dog
  • flag
  • corgi

Antonyms

  • refrain
  • unpack
  • empty
  • disarrange

Etymology

  • dogge (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • docga (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

7. dog

verb. ['ˈdɔg'] go after with the intent to catch.

Synonyms

  • pursue
  • give chase
  • trail
  • track
  • follow
  • run down
  • quest
  • hunt
  • tree
  • tail
  • tag
  • hound
  • trace
  • chase
  • go after

Antonyms

  • juvenile
  • rush
  • stay
  • begin

Etymology

  • dogge (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • docga (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

8. dog

noun. ['ˈdɔg'] a hinged catch that fits into a notch of a ratchet to move a wheel forward or prevent it from moving backward.

Synonyms

  • pawl
  • click
  • catch
  • detent
  • ratch
  • rachet
  • stop

Antonyms

  • violate
  • disoblige
  • predate
  • forfeit

Etymology

  • dogge (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • docga (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

9. dog

noun. ['ˈdɔg'] a dull unattractive unpleasant girl or woman.

Synonyms

  • disagreeable woman
  • frump

Antonyms

  • stand still
  • repel
  • get off

Etymology

  • dogge (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • docga (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

10. dog

noun. ['ˈdɔg'] metal supports for logs in a fireplace.

Synonyms

  • firedog
  • dog-iron
  • support

Antonyms

  • lack
  • increase
  • stay in place
  • precede

Etymology

  • dogge (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • docga (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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