yard dog

yard dog

n. a repellent person; an uncouth person. Is that lousy yard dog hanging around the neighborhood again?
See also: dog, yard
References in classic literature ?
We have a yard dog, and I mayn't keep a dog of my own."
Herrera regressed disrupts Matic Samuel Matic was signed as the yard dog to let Pogba scamper forward and his inability to dispossess Spurs agitated Pogba.
Now the Yard's manager Julie Kemp is taking the policy a paw pad further with the first Cruft's Yard dog show.
During his tenure as a trumpeter with Lunceford, he arranged the hit tunes ''Hi Spook'' and ''Yard Dog Mazurka.''
a beastly trick, a vile trick--to take a piece of bread, the soft part, stick a pin in it, and toss it to some yard dog, the kind that's so hungry it will swallow whatever it gets without chewing it, and then watch what happens.
He had a copy of Sheldon Russell's "The Yard Dog" and was about to venture a buck on "Pipsqueak," a book he'd never heard of by Brian Wiprud; she had a copy of Dorothy Gilman's "Mrs.
It has enlisted a specialist former Scotland Yard dog handler who has testified in a number of high-profile cases to back its claim that the animal poses a danger Actor Russell Crowe, chat show queen Ricki Lake, Katie Piper, fashion designer Sadie Frost, actress Joan Collins and her sister Jackie have joined an online campaign to support Lennox.
The name of the new society - it means the Ceredigion Yard Dog Society - refers to the term "yard dogs".
This tractor is well known through central Iowa as the "Junk Yard Dog." My husband, Bob, who is 86 years old, pulls about every weekend during the summer.
Williams, who is nicknamed 'Junk Yard Dog', has also formed his own programme, the 'JYD Project', through which he aims to use his influence as a professional athlete and inspire youth to excel in all fields in life.
TOMORROW'S free Yard Dog event at the Tyne Bar starts at 1pm and runs through until late.
His nickname is Junk Yard Dog because he works in a scrap-yard and is one of the toughest competitors in the skate park, in the surf and on the rugby field.
IT SEEMS LIKE everyone in the industry is all over the customer experience like white on rice, like a junk yard dog, like a cheap suit.
My favorite in this category is an early Handgunner article titled "Junk Yard Dog Loads" featuring handloaded .44 shot capsules filled with carpet tacks and finishing nails.
He was a junk yard dog of a boy; his anger brought his shoulders up and his head down.