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Definition of a mad dog

mad dog

  • angry stare
    Those wet backs are always giving me the mad dog!

    Last edited on May 04 2013. Submitted by russelltee B. on Sep 12 2003.


  • Mogen David wine.
    I will bring the mad dog to the party tonight.

    Last edited on May 16 2011. Submitted by Anonymous on Jan 05 2011.

  • Male with a female who was in turn rejected by the female due to something said by another person to the female. Angered after being cock blocked. (manipulator Denied, Muff Defense) Ben is a mad dog looking for a target, Susie just left with someone else.

    Last edited on Jun 20 2017. Submitted by Anonymous on Jun 20 2017.

verb - ambitransitive

  • to glare maliciously or challengingly as an invitation to fight.
    The drunk mad-dogged everyone walking into the bar, looking for a fight.
    Why you mad-doggin'?

    Last edited on Jan 05 2011. Submitted by Josh G. from Kansas City, MO, USA on Jan 26 2003.

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Other terms relating to 'dog':

Definitions include: a mythical creature who is extremely happy or fortunate.
Definitions include: be in serious trouble.
Definitions include: the best at something; "the man".
Definitions include: to start drinking alcohol again in the morning to avoid feeling hung-over.
Definitions include: two people who become enemies and make conflicts.
Definitions include: raining hard.
Definitions include: one of many apocryphal sex "moves".
Definitions include: very crazy.
Definitions include: alternate spelling of dog.
Definitions include: a mess, from "dog's breakfast."
Definitions include: daughter; acronym for "dear daughter".
Definitions include: to engage in an unproductive activity; waste time.
Definitions include: a friend.
Definitions include: "dog and bone" is Cockney slang for phone.
Definitions include: dog and phony show

Other terms relating to 'mad':

Definitions include: good, in reference to talent.
Definitions include: crazy.
Definitions include: going crazy.
Definitions include: very keen, enthusiastic.
Definitions include: someone who sells drugs and other illegal substances.
Definitions include: something great.
Definitions include: many ("mad") compliments ("props").
Definitions include: mad skills.
Definitions include: crazy or weird.
Definitions include: mis-hearing of "stark-raving mad."
Definitions include: completely crazy.
Definitions include: an assertion that, despite one's approach seeming random, there actually is structure to it.

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