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screw the pooch

vulgar slang To make a very serious, grievous, or irreversible mistake; to ruin something or cause something to fail due to such an error. I'm sorry, boss, I really screwed the pooch this time. Do you think we can get the clients back if I explain that it was all a misunderstanding because of me? This operation depends on you, so don't screw the pooch!
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pooch out

to stick or bulge out, as with a belly. His chubby tummy poached out when he relaxed.
See also: out, pooch

pooch out

v. Slang
To swell or protrude outward: I need to go on a diet—my stomach is starting to pooch out.
See also: out, pooch

pooch

n. a dog. (Also a term of address to a friendly dog.) Hello, pooch. My goodness, you’re friendly.
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But before we get the giggles about Yankee pooches on grass we shouldn't forget that at one stage many cows here who should have been on grass were actually on the angel dust.
The camera crews r shocked staff by turning up to film them after Trendy r Pooches owner Glynis Stewart agreed with ITV bosses that they would feature on Star Treatment.
Treat Puzzle Session: Pooches need to keep their mind sharp, as well as their body.
Pampered pooches will also enjoy a slap-up seasonal feast, as 25% of owners feed titbits from the table to their pets.
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Other celebs showing off their pooches include Johnny Vegas with his miniature dachshund, Frank.
There will also be a ``Best Kisser'' contest, where pooches will kiss the judges, who will then render the final decision, said Scott Spooner, secretary of the Northridge Kiwanis Club and a member of the event committee.
OWNERS of podgy pooches were advised to put their pets on diets and given advice on grooming by experts from veterinary charity the PDSA.
IF you've ever wondered whether your dog is a genius, here's a way to prove it - with the world's first IQ test for pooches.
Among the high-end presents for pooches are: $24,000 Louis XV-style rosewood beds, $1,000 quilted metallic Italian lambskin coats, and tiny bottles of French perfume for $3,000.
SUITS YOU From flowers to tartan and an all-red number, onesies are the outfit of choice for many of the pooches yesterday
POOCHES played in the rain at a day of free events in Huddersfield.
Melbourne, Mar 26 (ANI): A Brisbane couple has decided that their pooches will be replacing the flower girls on their wedding.
Entry is pounds 10 per dog, while participating pooches are also encouraged to collar as many sponsors as possible for their efforts.
But while 25,000 preened and pampered pooches will compete for the title of Crufts' Best in Shownextweek the ECHO is looking for a different type of dog.