a robber frog, Hylactophryne augusti, of Texas, New Mexico, and Mexico, having a call like a dog’s bark.
- Barking dogs
barking dogs noun phrase Tired or sore feet (1930s+) Contemporary Examples The Bears needed a shot of adrenaline to wake the barking dogs. The Hit Heard Around the World Rich Cohen November 6, 2013 Historical Examples At length some of the “boys” bethought themselves of the old adage about barking dogs, and concluded to try […]
noun the architecture of doghouses; art or process of designing doghouses; the style in which a doghouse is designed or made Examples That is an example of indulgent barkitecture. Word Origin bark of a dog + architecture
Charles Glover [gluhv-er] /ˈglʌv ər/ (Show IPA), 1877–1944, English physicist: Nobel Prize 1917. noun Charles Glover. 1877–1944, British physicist, noted for his work on X-rays: Nobel prize for physics 1917
Alben William [al-buh n] /ˈæl bən/ (Show IPA), 1877–1956, vice president of the U.S. 1949–53. Contemporary Examples Barkley was referring to idea that professional athletes are paid to do a job. Why Tim Tebow Is the Sarah Palin of Football Allison Yarrow January 13, 2012 On the contrary, Barkley debunks his own presence in the […]
Ernst Heinrich [urnst hahyn-rik;; German ernst hahyn-rikh] /ɜrnst ˈhaɪn rɪk;; German ɛrnst ˈhaɪn rɪx/ (Show IPA), 1870–1938, German sculptor and playwright. Contemporary Examples Strauss, Nolde, and Barlach would sign an August 1934 petition supporting Hitler as the next head of state. Top Nazis And Their Complicated Relationship With Artists William O’Connor November 29, 2014