Definitions for kennelˈkɛn l
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
ken•nelˈkɛn l(n.; v.)-neled, -nel•ing; -nelled, -nel•ling.
(n.)a house or shelter for a dog or a cat.
Often, kennels. an establishment where dogs or cats are bred, trained, or boarded.
the hole or lair of an animal, esp. a fox.
a pack of dogs.
(v.t.)to put or keep in or as if in a kennel.
(v.i.)to shelter or lodge in or as if in a kennel.
Origin of kennel:
1300–50; ME kenel < OF chenil L can(is) dog
an open drain or sewer; gutter.
Origin of kennel:
1575–85; var. of cannel, ME canelchannel1
kennel, doghouse, dog house(verb)
outbuilding that serves as a shelter for a dog
put up in a kennel
"kennel a dog"
Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary
a place where animals are taken care of when their owners are away
to put the cat in a kennel
a house for a dog outside
a dog sleeping in his kennel
A gutter at the edge of a street.
Origin: From variant of chenil, ultimately from canis
the water course of a street; a little canal or channel; a gutter; also, a puddle
a house for a dog or for dogs, or for a pack of hounds
a pack of hounds, or a collection of dogs
the hole of a fox or other beast; a haunt
to lie or lodge; to dwell, as a dog or a fox
to put or keep in a kennel
A kennel is a structure or shelter for dogs. A kennel is a doghouse, run, or other small structure in which a dog is kept. American English often uses the word "doghouse" in this context; in British English the term "kennel" is preferred. Used in the plural, the kennels, the term means any building, collection of buildings or a property in which dogs are housed, maintained, and bred.
Translations for kennel
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
a type of small hut for a dog.
- بَيت صَغير للكِلابArabic
- кучешка колибаBulgarian
- casinha de cachorroPortuguese (BR)
- psí boudaCzech
- die HundehütteGerman
- σπιτάκι για το σκύλοGreek
- caseta de perroSpanish
- لانه سگFarsi
- kućica za pseCroatian
- rumah anjingIndonesian
- (casotto con cuccia)Italian
- šuns būdaLithuanian
- suņu būdaLatvian
- rumah anjingMalay
- (psia) budaPolish
- ، لانه سگPersian
- كوډله د سپيانو او حيواناتو لپارهPashto
- coteţ pentru câineRomanian
- собачья конураRussian
- psia búdaSlovak
- kućica za pseSerbian
- köpek kulubesiTurkish
- 狗屋Chinese (Trad.)
- کتّا گھرUrdu
- cũi chóVietnamese
- 狗窝Chinese (Simp.)
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