Dog and Shadow


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Dog verb – To go after or on the track of.
Usage example: star athletes being dogged by fans when they're out in public

Shadow is a synonym for dog in pursue topic. In some cases you can use "Shadow" instead a verb "Dog", when it comes to topics like bother, precede.
Nearby Words: doghouse, doggy, doge
Synonyms for Dog


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Shadow verb – To go after or on the track of.
Usage example: shadowing the suspect to see what he was up to

Dog is a synonym for shadow in activity topic. You can use "Dog" instead a verb "Shadow", if it concerns topics such as follow, precede, follow secretly.
Nearby Words: shade, shady, shadowy, shadowed, shadowing
Synonyms for Shadow

How words are described

human human dog human shadow
old old dog old shadow
female female dog female shadow
normal normal dog normal shadow
Other adjectives: original, single, actual, real, male, massive, large, enormous, monstrous, huge, little, young, yellow, last, different, literal, giant, magical, demonic.

Common collocations

way dog way shadow way

Both words in one sentence

  • Living Shadow After they both learn to work together, it's reveled that "Charlie's shadow" was really the dog's old shadow all along.
    Source: Living Shadow
  • Literature / Warrior Cats Don't forget the dog in Rise of Scourge who was scared of kitten Scourge's shadow (it was a rather fierce looking shadow, but still).
  • Shadow, the Golden Retriever, is a wise dog who lived much of his life in the country.
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Shadow and Dog. (2016). Retrieved 2020, November 27, from
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Shadow or Dog. 2016. Accessed November 27, 2020.

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