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  *叼* | 叼* | *叼
to hold with one's mouth (as a smoker with a cigarette or a dog with a bone)
to take in and care for (an elderly person, a dog etc) / to adopt (a child) / adoption
  *狩* | 狩* | *狩
to hunt / to go hunting (as winter sport in former times) / hunting dog / imperial tour
gleaming with tears / woof woof (sound of a dog barking) / (literary) (of a body of water) broad and deep
  *狗* | 狗* | *狗
dog meat
dog food
to be finished / to be done for / ruined / gone to the dogs / oh no
variant of 折線|折线, broken line (continuous figure made up of straight line segments) / polygonal line / dog leg
to walk a dog
leopard cat / raccoon dog / palm civet
hot dog (loanword)
pig-dog (intended as insult) / Schweinhund
crowing like a cock and stealing like a dog (idiom) / bag of tricks / useful talents
  *颉* | 颉* | *颉
to confiscate / legendary dog-like animal (old)
wild dog / feral dog / stray dog
livestock, or specifically the six farm animals cow, horse, sheep, cock, dog, pig 牛馬羊雞狗豬|牛马羊鸡狗猪 / an insult, You animal!
Year of the Dog (e.g. 2006)
hunting dog
dog tag
lit. heart of wolf and lungs of dog (idiom) / cruel and unscrupulous
to imitate the dog and steal chicken (idiom); to dally with women / to have affairs
lit. poultry and dogs rise to Heaven (idiom) / fig. to ride on sb else's success / Once one man gets a government position, all his cronies get in too / Once sb has cracked the problem, every Tom, Dick and Harry can do it
to take a dog for a walk
lit. to pour dogs blood on / to curse or berate sb (idiom)
(dialect) dog meat
Sougou (searching dog) search engine, www.sogou.com
  *狸* | 狸* | *狸
raccoon dog / fox-like animal
native dog / mole cricket (colloquial word for agricultural pest Gryllotalpa 螻蛄|蝼蛄)
  *啀* | 啀* | *啀
to growl (of dog) / to bare fangs
lit. fucked or spawned by a dog / contemptible / lousy, fucking
dog paddle (swimming style)
Pekingese (dog breed)
to fall into water / to sink / overboard / fig. to degenerate / to sink (into depravity) / to go to the dogs
lit. a dog can't stop himself from eating shit (idiom) / fig. bad habits are hard to change
zookeeper / stockman / breeder (of livestock, dogs or poultry etc)
pug (breed of dog)
search and rescue dog
stray dog
dog hole wide open (idiom); fig. gap caused by missing teeth (used mockingly)
If you want to condemn sb, don't worry about the pretext (idiom, from Zuozhuan 左傳|左传); one can always trump up a charge against sb / Give a dog a bad name, then hang him.
golden retriever (dog breed) / Cibotium barometz, Asian tropical tree fern with hairy fronds (used in TCM)
dog breed
worse than a dog or pig / lower than low
beloved pet dog
female dog / bitch
Snoopy (comic strip pet dog)
Dalmatian (dog breed)
lit. secondary foreigner / (derogatory term for Chinese Christians and others associated with foreigners, used at the time of the Boxer Rebellion) / (coll.) westernized Chinese person / (derog.) person of mixed Chinese and Russian blood / (slang) Ukraine / German shepherd dog / (dialect) two-year-old goat
golden retriever (dog breed)
guide dog (for the blind) / Seeing Eye dog
dog hole / gap caused by missing teeth / fig. den of thieves
dog paddle (swimming style)
tuck box / dog dish
broken line (continuous figure made up of straight line segments) / polygonal line / dog leg
Formosan mountain dog, a breed native to Taiwan
muzzle (over a dog's mouth)
  *戌* | 戌* | *戌
11th earthly branch: 7-9 p.m., 9th solar month (8th October-6th November), year of the Dog / ancient Chinese compass point: 300°
canine excrement / dog poo / bullshit
shih tzu (dog breed)
Chihuahua (dog)
hunting dog / hound / (fig.) running dog / lackey
mad dog / rabid dog
  *貉* | 貉* | *貉
raccoon dog (Nyctereutes procyonoides) / raccoon of North China, Korea and Japan (Japanese: tanuki) / also pr. [hao2]
mastiff (dog breed)
Year 11, year of the Dog (e.g. 2006)
lit. to hang a sheep's head while selling dog meat (idiom) / fig. to cheat / dishonest advertising / wicked deeds carried out under banner of virtue
lit. to use a dog's tail as a substitute for sable fur (idiom) / fig. a worthless sequel to a masterpiece
raccoon dog (Nyctereutes procyonoides) / raccoon of North China, Korea and Japan (Japanese: tanuki) / also called
lit. you hoodwink me and I cheat you (idiom); fig. mutual deception / each tries to outwit the other / dog eats dog and devil take the hindmost
to match up (employers and jobseekers, men and women seeking a partner, blind people and guide dogs etc)
pekingese (dog) / (fig.) sycophant / lackey
  *犬* | 犬* | *犬
  *豺* | 豺* | *豺
dog-like animal / ravenous beast / dhole (Cuon Alpinus) / jackal
drawing a tiger like a dog (idiom); to make a fool of oneself by excessive ambition
  *犺* | 犺* | *犺
fierce dog
Chinese shar-pei (dog breed)
dog-eat-dog / dogfight
pug (breed of dog)
lit. love the house and its crow (idiom); involvement with sb and everyone connected / Love me, love my dog.
Chow Chow (dog breed)
lit. a dog who catches mice / to be meddlesome (idiom)
six domestic animals, namely: pig, cow, sheep, horse, chicken and dog
male dog
to fold the corner of a page / to dog-ear
hawks and hounds / (fig.) running dogs / hired thugs
a cornered dog will jump over the wall (idiom) / to be driven to desperate action
police dog
dog's leg / fig. one who follows a villain / henchman / hired thug
lit. father a lion, son cannot be a dog (honorific); With a distinguished father such as you, the son is sure to do well. / like father, like son
dog show
hound / hunting dog
Chinese rural dog / indigenous dog / mongrel
stray dog (idiom)
  *尨* | 尨* | *尨
shaggy dog / striped
a dog threatens based on master's power (idiom); to use one's position to bully others
no ivory comes from the mouth of a dog (idiom) / no good words are to be expected from a scoundrel
  *獞* | 獞* | *獞
name of a variety of dog / wild tribes in South China
lit. to occupy a latrine but not shit (proverb) / fig. to be a dog in the manger
lit. Sichuan dogs bark at the sun (idiom); fig. a simpleton will marvel at even the most common things / alludes to the Sichuan foggy weather where it's uncommon to see a sunny day

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