cynophilia

canophilia /kan-ō-filˈi-ə/ or cynophilia /sin- or sīn-/ noun
Love of dogs
• • •
Main Entry:canophilist

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • cynophilia — noun /ˌkaɪnə(ʊ)ˈfɪlɪə/ A fondness for dogs or other canines. See Also: cynophile, cynophobia …   Wiktionary

  • cynophile — noun A person who loves canines; a dog lover. See Also: cynophilia …   Wiktionary

  • cynophobia — noun An irrational fear or hatred of dogs or other canines. This finding has significant implications for the study of cynophobia, since one would expect from the classical conditioning model of fear that a dog bite should have a lasting negative …   Wiktionary

  • canophilia — /kan ō filˈi ə/ or cynophilia /sin or sīn / noun Love of dogs • • • Main Entry: ↑canophilist …   Useful english dictionary

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.