coydog

or coy-dog

[kahy-dawg, -dog]

noun

the offspring of a coyote and a dog.

Nearby words

  1. coxsackievirus,
  2. coxswain,
  3. coxwell chair,
  4. coy,
  5. coy.,
  6. coyly,
  7. coyote,
  8. coyote state,
  9. coyotillo,
  10. coypel

Origin of coydog

First recorded in 1945–50; coy(ote) + dog

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