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  • adj. Alternative spelling of dog-tired.


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  • In the Taming of the Shrew, Shakespeare’s character Biondello pronounces himself to be “dog-weary.�? In his commentary, editor R. Warwick Boyd defines this as “utterly weary cf. ‘dog tired’ … the comparison in these cases being to a dog after a day’s hunting.�?

    July 11, 2009