Definition of Waterdog in English :

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Waterdog meaning in English

Meaning of Waterdog in English

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Waterdog pronunciation in English

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1. waterdog

any of several large aquatic salamanders

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see synonyms of waterdog
a dog trained to hunt in water
2. informal
a dog or person who enjoys going in or on the water

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see synonyms of waterdog
any of various dogs characteristically fond of the water; esp., a hunting dog, as the American water spaniel, trained to retrieve waterfowl
any of several hunting dogs trained to retrieve waterfowl
3.  US
mud puppy
4.  Informal
a person who is at home in or on the water; esp., an old, experienced sailor

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see synonyms of waterdog
1. A dog that takes easily to the water, especially one trained for hunting waterfowl.
2. Informal A person who feels at home in or on the water.
3. often wa·ter·dog (wôtər-dôg, -dŏg, wŏtər-)
a. See mudpuppy.
b. A larval tiger salamander.

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