Definition of bird dog noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary


    bird dog

    BrE BrE//ˈbɜːd dɒɡ//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈbɜːrd dɔːɡ//
    (North American English, informal) Domesticated mammals
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  1. 1a dog used in hunting to bring back birds that have been shot See related entries: Domesticated mammals
  2. 2a person whose job involves searching for good players for a sports team
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: bird dog