dogface

[ dawg-feys, dog- ]
/ ˈdɔgˌfeɪs, ˈdɒg- /

noun Older Slang.

an enlisted man in the U.S. Army, especially an infantryman in World War II.

RELATED WORDS


Nearby words

  1. dogcart,
  2. dogcatcher,
  3. dogdom,
  4. doge,
  5. dogey,
  6. dogfight,
  7. dogfish,
  8. dogged,
  9. doggedly,
  10. dogger

Origin of dogface

First recorded in 1940–45; dog + face

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