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Well I just figure any man who risks his neck to save a dog's life isn't going to kill someone for gold teeth.
Alvin Adams

Meaning of "a dog's life" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF A DOG'S LIFE

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WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE A DOG'S LIFE

a capella
a cappella
a chip off the old block
a closed book
a couple of
a cut above
a dime a dozen
a dog´s chance
a dog´s dinner
a drop in the bucket
a drowning man will clutch at a straw
a dusty answer
a fair crack of the whip
a far cry
a fast buck
a fine kettle of fish
a flea in one´s ear
a foot in the door
a fortiori

WORDS THAT END LIKE A DOG'S LIFE

come to life
country life
daily life
family life
for dear life
go for your life
home life
life
love life
marine life
not on your life
quality of life
real life
school life
sex life
shelf life
social life
still life
to the life
tree of life
way of life

Synonyms and antonyms of a dog's life in the English dictionary of synonyms

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Translation of «a dog's life» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF A DOG'S LIFE

Find out the translation of a dog's life to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of a dog's life from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «a dog's life» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

狗的生活
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

la vida de un perro
570 millions of speakers

English

a dog´s life
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

एक कुत्ते की जिंदगी
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

حياة كلب
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

собачья жизнь
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

vida de um cão
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

একটি কুকুর এর জীবন
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

la vie d´un chien
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Kehidupan anjing
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

das Leben eines Hundes
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

犬の生活
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

강아지의 삶
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Urip asu
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

cuộc sống của một con chó
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

ஒரு நாய் வாழ்க்கை
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

एक कुत्रा जीवन
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Bir köpeğin hayatı
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

la vita di un cane
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

Życie psa
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

собаче життя
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

o viață de câine
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

η ζωή ενός σκύλου
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

´n hond se lewe
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

ett hundliv
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

et hundeliv
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of a dog's life

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «A DOG'S LIFE»

The term «a dog's life» is very widely used and occupies the 9.183 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «A DOG'S LIFE» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about a dog's life

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QUOTES WITH «A DOG'S LIFE»

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Alvin Adams
Well I just figure any man who risks his neck to save a dog's life isn't going to kill someone for gold teeth.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «A DOG'S LIFE»

Discover the use of a dog's life in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to a dog's life and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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A Dog's Life: The Autobiography of a Stray
Squirrel, a stray puppy, tells her life story, from her nurturing mother and brother to making her own way in the world, facing busy highways, changing seasons, and humans both gentle and brutal. Reprint.
Ann M. Martin, 2008
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A Dog's Life
Miller and Toothman have translated this story of one young German's experience in a world holocaust, hoping that this book in some way will help to ensure that such horrors will never occur again.
Hans Bayer, Ray Miller, 1993
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A Dog's Life
Sabrina inadvertently causes a lot of trouble for her friend Harvey, who brings his canine pet-sitting charge over for a visit and accidentally gets caught up in one of her spells.
Cathy East Dubowski, 1998
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A Dog's Life
The bestsellling author of A Year in Provence and Hotel Pastis now surveys his territory from a differnt vantage point: the all-fours perspective of his dog, Boy--"a dog whose personality is made up of equal parts Boswell and Dr. Johnson, ...
Peter Mayle, 2013
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It is a Dog's Life
Russ the sheepdog herds sheep and cows, plots against the cat, and takes care of Lula, his master's daughter, but when she gets a special birthday present he worries that she might love it more than him.
Michael Morpurgo, 2010
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Lassie: A Dog's Life : The First Fifty Years
Celebrating the fiftieth anniversary of Lassie, this illustrated study traces the story of the beloved canine heroine, discussing her film and TV career, trainer, dog-training tips, Lassie collectibles, and more.
Ace Collins, 1993
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A Dog's Life
While Michelle sets out to train her golden retriever Comet for a local dog show and prove to snobby Rachel Tilly that Comet can win, Stephanie wrestles with a secret she discovers about C.J., a boy she has started dating.
Diana G. Gallagher, 2001
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It's a Dog's Life: How Man's Best Friend Sees, Hears, and ...
A whimsically illustrated guide to the inner life of dogs shares lighthearted insights into dog evolution and behavior while profiling common breeds and explaining what a dog experiences while looking at a sunset, smelling the ground and ...
Susan E. Goodman, 2012
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A Dog's Life
In the spring of 1985, the novelist Paul Bailey found himself becoming the unlikely owner of a dog.
Paul Bailey, 2004
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A Dog's Life
Fond, funny and endearing, this book will enchant and fascinate in equal measure.
Martin Clunes, 2008

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «A DOG'S LIFE»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term a dog's life is used in the context of the following news items.
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Veterinary cancer trials may help with human treatments
That's a long time in a dog's life,” she said. Then, about a year ago, the tumor returned. In the meantime, the radiation had produced side effects ... «Bristol Herald Courier, Jul 15»
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It's a dog's life
It's a dog's life. Bill Gnade / Sentinel Staff | Posted: Saturday, July 4, 2015 8:00 am. An online service is needed to view this image in its entirety. You need an ... «The Keene Sentinel, Jul 15»
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It's a dog's life for parading pooches at best dressed contest
The fancy dress section of a fun dog show in Penzance caught the eye of Cornishman photographer Greg Martin. He snapped these dogs, ... «Western Morning News, Jul 15»
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Fred the robot retriever shows children it's a dog's life
A ROBOTIC retriever visited one St Helens school to help teach children how to behave around dogs. Merseyside Police have launched a campaign to reduce ... «St Helens Star, Jul 15»
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Best dog movies of all time
IMDB also includes Charlie Chaplin's “A Dog's Life,” “Umberto D” directed by Vittorio De Sica, and, of course, Toto in “The Wizard of Oz.”. «Helena Independent Record, Jul 15»
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What should you do when you see a dog in a hot car?
If you need to break into a car to save a dog's life, the law could be on your side Essentially, this means that if you think the dog owner would be ... «The Independent, Jul 15»
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When it comes to summer gardening, follow your dog's lead
Remember it is a dog's life. But come evening, when the sun starts to set, he is back at it with renewed energy. This renewed energy is also our ... «Kansas City Star, Jun 15»
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It's a dog's life: the growing challenge of pet obesity
Health-related changes throughout a dog's life also impact nutritional needs. Calorie requirements decrease by about one third after spaying or ... «Philly.com, Jun 15»
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It's a dog's life for Mid Devon author
A FORMER schoolteacher is launching her first children's book tomorrow night at the Strand Stores in Culmstock. Alexandra Stopford has ... «Tiverton Mid Devon Gazette, Jun 15»
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It's a dog's life: Labrador hogs waterslide at children's party
It's a dog's life: Labrador hogs waterslide at children's party. Queue? What queue? Eager dog pushes past children to be first in line for the ... «Telegraph.co.uk, Jun 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. A dog's life [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/a-dogs-life>. May 2019 ».
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