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A scale indicator on a watch, balance, or other measuring instrument.
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  1. A scale indicator on a watch, balance, or other measuring instrument.
  2. A dog of a breed developed in Europe to point game, having a smooth, short-haired coat that is often white with black or brownish markings.
  3. (Computers) A symbol appearing on a display screen in a GUI that lets the user select a command by clicking with a pointing device or pressing the enter key when the pointer symbol is positioned on the appropriate button or icon.
A person who sets or a thing used in setting
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  1. A person who sets or a thing used in setting
  2. Any of several breeds of long-haired hunting dogs originally trained to indicate the presence of game by crouching in a set position.
  3. A member of any of three breeds (English setter, Gordon setter, Irish setter) of long-haired bird dog trained to find game and point out its position while standing rigid
To track or trail persistently:
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  1. To track or trail persistently:
  2. To hold or secure with a mechanical dog
  3. To follow, hunt, or track down doggedly
To keep to or stick to:
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  1. To keep to or stick to:
  2. To come or go after; proceed behind:
  3. To act in agreement or compliance with; obey:
To make gloomy or troubled, especially over time:
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  1. To make gloomy or troubled, especially over time:
  2. To follow, especially in secret; trail.
  3. To stay close to or follow, esp. in secret, so as to observe the movements and activities of
(Film) To track a moving object
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  1. (Film) To track a moving object
  2. (Film) To follow (a moving object or person) with a moving camera
  3. To leave marks made of (dirt or mud, for example) on a surface:
To follow behind, esp. in a lagging manner
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  1. To follow behind, esp. in a lagging manner
  2. To allow to drag or stream behind, as along the ground:
  3. To follow the traces or scent of, as in hunting; track.
(Sports) To veer from a straight course in the direction of the dominant hand of the player propelling the ball:
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  1. (Sports) To veer from a straight course in the direction of the dominant hand of the player propelling the ball:
  2. A long, stream of gas or dust forced from the head of a comet when it is close to the Sun. Tails can be up to 150 million km (93 million miles) long, and they always point away from the Sun because of the force of the solar wind. &diamf3; Plasma tails, or ion tails, appear bluish and straight and narrow, and are formed when solar wind forces ionized gas to stream off the coma. Dust tails are wide and curved, and are formed when solar heat forces trails of dust off the coma; solid particles reflecting the Sun's light create their bright yellow color.
  3. (Informal) To follow stealthily; shadow
Find another word for bird-dog. In this page you can discover 11 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for bird-dog, like: pointer, setter, , dog, dog, follow, shadow, track, trail, tail and precede.