doggo

[daw-goh, dog-oh]
Idioms
  1. lie doggo, British Slang. to keep out of sight; hide: Lie doggo until the excitement blows over.

Origin of doggo

1890–95; apparently dog + -o
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doggo

adverb
  1. 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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