Synonyms
Antonyms
Etymology

1. shepherd

noun. ['ˈʃɛpɝd'] a herder of sheep (on an open range); someone who keeps the sheep together in a flock.

Synonyms

  • herdsman
  • herder
  • shepherdess
  • sheepherder
  • drover

Antonyms

  • profane
  • refrain
  • temporalty
  • common person

Etymology

  • sceaphierde (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

Featured Games

Words that Rhyme with German Shepherd Dog

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

2. shepherd

verb. ['ˈʃɛpɝd'] watch over like a shepherd, as a teacher of her pupils.

Synonyms

  • guard

Etymology

  • sceaphierde (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

3. shepherd

noun. ['ˈʃɛpɝd'] a clergyman who watches over a group of people.

Synonyms

  • man of the cloth
  • clergyman

Antonyms

  • layperson
  • common man
  • commoner

Etymology

  • sceaphierde (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

4. shepherd

verb. ['ˈʃɛpɝd'] tend as a shepherd, as of sheep or goats.

Antonyms

  • secular

Etymology

  • sceaphierde (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

5. German

noun. a person of German nationality.

Synonyms

  • Prussian
  • Deutschland
  • Kraut
  • FRG
  • Bavarian
  • Krauthead
  • Jerry
  • Berliner
  • Boche
  • Teuton
  • Hun
  • Germany
  • Federal Republic of Germany
  • European

Etymology

  • germani (Latin)

6. German

noun. the standard German language; developed historically from West Germanic.

Synonyms

  • West Germanic
  • High German
  • Yiddish
  • Middle High German
  • Pennsylvania Dutch
  • German language
  • West Germanic language

Etymology

  • germani (Latin)

7. 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))

8. 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))

9. 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))

10. 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))
Synonym.com