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[daw-gee, dog-ee] /ˈdɔ gi, ˈdɒg i/
noun, plural doggies.
1.
a little dog or a puppy.
2.
a pet term for any dog.
Also, doggie.
Origin
1815-1825
1815-25; dog + -y2
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British Dictionary definitions for doggies

doggy

/ˈdɒɡɪ/
noun (pl) -gies
1.
a children's word for a dog
adjective
2.
of, like, or relating to a dog
3.
fond of dogs
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Word Origin and History for doggies

doggy

n.

also doggie, 1825, from dog (n.) + -y (3). Doggy-bag attested from 1965. As an adj. doggy is attested from late 14c., from -y (2). The word has been used in various formations since at least late 19c. to describe the sex act when one partner is on all fours.

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