lap dogRate this phrase:(0.00 / 0 votes)Say it
A small dog, kept as household pet, whose light weight and companionable temperament make it both suited and disposed to spend time resting in the comfort of its master's lap; a dog bred to behave in this manner.

Additional definitions for 'lap dog':

lap dogA person who behaves in a servile manner, such as a sycophantic employee or a fawning lover.
See them all »


Find a translation for the lap dog phrase in other languages:

Select another language:

Nearby phrases

Some more phrases from our dictionary similiar to lap dog

Discuss this lap dog phrase with the community:


Use the citation below to add this lap dog definition to your bibliography:


"lap dog." STANDS4 LLC, 2018. Web. 21 Mar. 2018. <>.

We need you!

Help us build the largest human-edited phrases collection on the web!