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Synonyms for dog

Synonyms for dog

to keep (another) under surveillance by moving along behind

to follow closely or persistently

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Synonyms for dog

a dull unattractive unpleasant girl or woman

informal term for a man

someone who is morally reprehensible

a smooth-textured sausage of minced beef or pork usually smoked

a hinged catch that fits into a notch of a ratchet to move a wheel forward or prevent it from moving backward

metal supports for logs in a fireplace

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This song displayed the dominant themes from the wider society at the end of the 1990s, and highlights a persistent thread in the skin bleaching debate, where bleachers are often likened to monkeys, duppies (ghosts), and clowns by their peers and subject to ridicule and scorn.
Having grown up in the West Indies, I know better than to make light of ghosts, or what are known in the Caribbean as duppies, rolling calves, soucouyants, zombies and jumbies.
In fact, back in the Caribbean, whether you are superstitious or not, the wise and lifelong practice is to avoid duppies at all cost since - and we are told this from an early age - it is not right for them to hang around with the living, and they are apt to do some very evil things.
Duppies and stories punctuate the night; water from rivers and ancient rituals have the power to heal transgressions, and time is a social phenomenon all own in the village.