Definition of pariah dog in English:

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pariah dog

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noun

Another term for pye-dog.
Example sentences
  • But I'd recently been bitten by a pariah dog in Charing Cross, near my boarding school, and had to endure three weeks of agonising anti-rabies injections.
  • To be in England is to be a castaway or to live a quarantined life like a pariah dog.
  • Thomas meshes musings on their deeds with recollections of time spent studying wild wolves on Baffin Island and the relationship between Kalahari Bushmen and hyenas, jackals, and their pariah dogs.

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Syllabification: pa·ri·ah dog

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