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pariah dog

  

      n      another term for       pye-dog  
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pariah  
      n  
1    a social outcast  
2    (formerly) a member of a low caste in South India  
     (C17: from Tamil paraiyan drummer, from parai drum; so called because members of the caste were the drummers at festivals)  


pariah dog  
      n      another term for       pye-dog  

Dictionnaire anglais Collins English definition-Thesaurus  

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pariah

  
  
exile, leper, outcast, outlaw, undesirable, unperson, untouchable  

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Consulter aussi:

Parian, parish, Parthia, para

Dictionnaire Collaboratif     Anglais Définition
n.
a mess, a failure
[Slang];[UK] it comes from the cooking domain where the phrase described a dish that was not tasty enough and therefore thrown away to dogs
n.
something or someone that is regarded as outstanding, extremely good ; the best ; the cream ; the quintessence ; the jewel ; the top ; the bee's knees ; the cat's pyjamas
[UK];[Slang] Refers to the dog's habit of licking its testicles. By extension (and not without humor) the latter probably taste good! Ex: Among their albums,"master of puppets" is likely the dog's bullocks!
exp.
expression used for pointing out that, if you love someone, you accept also things and people dear to the person you love
n.
award for the best dog in a dog show
At French dog shows they use the English expression
n.
sentence containing all letters of a given alphabet at least once.The canonical example in English is: 'The quick brown fox jumps over the lazy dog'.
A perfect pangram contains each letter of the alphabet just once and thus is far more difficult to come up with. The best seems to be: 'Mr. Jock, TV quiz PhD, bags few lynx'.
exp.
the best, the dog's bollocks , the bee's knees
exp.
the duck's nuts, the best, the dog's bollocks
id.
rain very heavily
Idiomatic expression. "The weather was really bad yesterday. It was raining cats and dogs all day."
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