kennel

5 definitions found

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Kennel \Ken"nel\, noun [See {Channel}, {Canal}.] The water course of a street; a little canal or channel; a gutter; also, a puddle. --Bp. Hall.

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Kennel \Ken"nel\, noun [OE. kenel, (assumed) OF. kenil, F. chenil, LL. canile, fr. L. canis a dog. Cf. {Canine}.]

1. A house for a dog or for dogs, or for a pack of hounds.

A dog sure, if he could speak, had wit enough to describe his kennel. --Sir P. Sidney.

2. A pack of hounds, or a collection of dogs. --Shak.

3. The hole of a fox or other beast; a haunt.

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Kennel \Ken"nel\, verb (used without an object) [imp. & p. p. {Kenneled}or {Kennelled}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Kennelling}.] To lie or lodge; to dwell, as a dog or a fox.

The dog kenneled in a hollow tree. --L'Estrange.

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Kennel \Ken"nel\, verb (used with an object) To put or keep in a kennel. --Thomson.

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

kennel

noun

1: outbuilding that serves as a shelter for a dog [syn: {kennel}, {doghouse}, {dog house}]

verb

1: put up in a kennel; "kennel a dog"


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