[ daw-goh, dog-oh ]
/ ˈdɔ goʊ, ˈdɒg oʊ /
Informal. in concealment; out of sight.
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Idioms for doggo
lie doggo, British Slang. to keep out of sight; hide: Lie doggo until the excitement blows over.
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The journalist, to use a sporting phrase, was lying “doggo.”South Africa and the Transvaal War, Vol. 3 (of 6)|Louis Creswicke
British Dictionary definitions for doggo
/ (ˈdɒɡəʊ) /
British informal in hiding and keeping quiet (esp in the phrase lie doggo)
Word Origin for doggo
C19: probably from dog
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