Definition of spotted dog in English:

spotted dog

Line breaks: spot|ted dog

noun

1A Dalmatian dog.
2British another term for spotted dick.
More example sentences
  • No one the shape of the gunner's wife could make frumenty, or spotted dog, or syllabub, and he did not wish to have anything to do with her.
  • A sweet version of the bread can also be prepared with the addition of sugar and currants, raisins, or sultanas; this is known by a variety of names including spotted dick, spotted dog, and railway cake.

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