another term for sheepdog (sense 1)
noun 1. a person who herds, tends, and guards sheep. 2. a person who protects, guides, or watches over a person or group of people. 3. a member of the clergy. 4. the Shepherd, Jesus Christ. 5. sheepdog. verb (used with object) 6. to tend or guard as a shepherd: to shepherd the flock. 7. […]
noun 1. a girl or woman who herds sheep. 2. a rural girl.
noun 1. any of the Hyksos kings.
noun 1. a small moon orbiting near a planetary ring, whose gravitational pull helps confine the ring and the ring’s extent. shepherd satellite (shěp’ərd) A moon that orbits near the edge of a planetary ring, stabilizing the ring’s particles through gravitational pull and confining the ring to a sharply defined band. For example, the moons […]