walk the dog


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walk the dog

To exercise a pet dog by having it walk outdoors. The owner typically guides the dog by holding onto a leash attached to the dog's collar. I don't have time to walk the dog tonight, so can you please do it? I bumped into your sister while I was out walking the dog.
See also: dog, walk
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Clean the car, walk the dogs and then round to my neighbour's for dinner and a few glasses of wine before it all starts again tomorrow.