What does go to the dogs mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. go to pot, go to the dogs(verb)

    become ruined

    "His business went to pot when economy soured"


  1. go to the dogs(Verb)

    To decline or deteriorate.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of go to the dogs in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of go to the dogs in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Vikrant Parsai:

    Barking dogs seldom bite, but beware of those dogs that know this proverb.

  2. Vikrant Parsai:

    If you don’t like dogs, you don’t like people; if you don’t love dogs, you don’t trust people.

  3. Edna St. Vincent Millay:

    Parrots, tortoises and redwoods live a longer life than men do; Men a longer life than dogs do; Dogs a longer life than love does.

  4. Charles E. Wilson:

    But I have always liked bird dogs better than kennel-fed dogs myself--you know, one that will get out and hunt for food rather than sit on his fanny and yell.

  5. Doug Steiner:

    It was really awful looking with wild dogs -- literally wild dogs -- roaming the streets here, i liked the industrial landscape a lot and the opportunity. To me Brooklyn was a great opportunity waiting to happen because of the proximity to Manhattan.

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