Synonyms for bandog

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Had you been bitten with Bandog fleas, as I have been, and haunted with the night Mare.

Bandog, ban′dog, n. a dog tied up as a watch-dog, or because of its ferocity.

But now I put thee out of door and set the bandog to guard it; thou art locked out though the door be wide open, seest thou?

A bandog, as the name imports, was a dog so fierce, as to require to be chained up.

Bandog, a bailiff, or his followers; a sergeant, or his yeomen; also a fierce mastiff.

Mastin, a mastiue or bandog; a great country curre; also a rude, filthie, currish or cruell fellow.

In the neighbourhood of this ton or dun of Elbo there are persistent traditions of a spectral hound or bandog.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR BANDOG

guard dog

noundog for protection
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