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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A dog trained to guard property; A guardian or defender against theft or illegal practices or waste.

Usage examples (37)
  • She is the global watchdog for human rights abuses
  • I love the term watchdog whilstleblower has a “rat fink” type of conotation and “watchdog” doesn’t we need a movement
  • Oh, truly are you called the watchdog of the Senate!
  • The Wall Street watchdog is a nonprofit organization. for more
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