monkey dog

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n monkey dog European breed of small dog resembling a terrier with dark wiry hair and a tufted muzzle
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Usage

In literature:

Baboons are monkeys which resemble dogs rather than human beings, and almost always remain on the ground, seldom climbing trees.
"From Pole to Pole" by Sven Anders Hedin
The alligator, the parrot, the white mice and rats, the cat, the monkey, and two dogs were there.
"The Curlytops and Their Pets" by Howard R. Garis
Why, a bird, a dog, or a monkey, could have done as much, and more.
"The Maidens' Lodge" by Emily Sarah Holt
Then, instead of seeing the merry little monkey, he saw a big black and white dog, who was barking and nipping at his heels.
"Tum Tum, the Jolly Elephant" by Richard Barnum
All of the higher animals, such as the dog, horse, cat, ox, elephant, monkey, etc., possess this phase of memory.
"The Dawn of Reason" by James Weir
But the monkey ran up on the Italian's shoulder, where he grinned at the dog.
"The Bishop of Cottontown" by John Trotwood Moore
It's a dog mean trick of the manager to make a monkey of her.
"The Root of Evil" by Thomas Dixon
We took him to see the town, but before we had started, we tried to train him to like dogs and monkeys.
"Kari the Elephant" by Dhan Gopal Mukerji
The monkey told the dog how very sick he was and the dog was very sorry for him.
"Fairy Tales from Brazil" by Elsie Spicer Eells
The soldiers had gone, bag and baggage, dog, parrot, and monkey, blanket-roll and cook.
"The Great White Tribe in Filipinia" by Paul T. Gilbert
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In news:

The Greater Cleveland Film Commission just posted a casting call for humans who have a dog, cat, monkey, or whatever that's become a colossal pain in the balls.
(DURHAM, May 25, 2010) – Want to give a monkey a high-five or shake a big dog's paw.
Flamingos, in the snow, monkeys, dogs, cats, camels, Komodo dragons and more.
A day in the life of Monkey, a rescue dog.
In addition to charming and highly verbal and linguistic prairie dogs, other animals including bees, squid, birds, bats, monkeys, whales possess languages of varying complexity.
Team Ghost Riders This is a photo of a monkey riding a dog.
For some strange reason, there aren't many guidebooks out there on how to teach a monkey to ride a dog.
Slightly scary Skelanimals are whimsical puffs of plush—there's a bony bunny and bear, as well as dog, cat and monkey versions in a variety of sizes, $5.99-$14.99.
The Portage County Dog Wardens Office is sending their "flying monkeys" from house to house to find unlicensed dogs.
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