a disgusting or despicable person
As he did so, there resounded again, simultaneously, the howl of the yard dog and the death-cry of the screech-owl.
"That is a terrible disease for a Snow Man to have," said the yard dog.
"Ah, now I understand why he had such a great longing for the stove," said the yard dog.
Nothing living was burnt, except a flock of pigeons: they flew into the flames, and the yard dog.
"I wish we'd even a yard dog at Aireyholme," said Rose Randall.
No doubt it was very sad, but it was simple; it was brother to the grief of the yard dog when she lost her puppies.
No one but the yard dog and the swallows would recognize her; but they were poor animals who had nothing to say in the matter.
My sister's pet grew rapidly, and became a great friend of our yard dog.
The Christmas tree was on the table, and the little boy lay under the cart with his head pillowed on the yard dog.
A disgusting or despicable person whom one does not want around