• Definition for "dog in the manger"
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dog in the manger definition

  • noun:
    • One who prevents others from appreciating exactly what you have no use for yourself.
    • one that denies others exactly what he cannot use himself.
    • a person who stops you against taking pleasure in a thing that they themselves haven't any importance of
    • a person who stops other people from taking pleasure in what you've got no use for oneself.
    • person who denies others exactly what he cannot utilize himself.
    • someone who stops you from taking pleasure in something which they themselves don't have any need for
    • One who prevents other people from taking pleasure in what one has no usage for oneself.
    • a person who denies other individuals just what he cannot make use of himself.
    • somebody who stops you from appreciating something which they themselves don't have any significance of
    • one that prevents others from enjoying just what you've got no use for oneself.
    • person who denies others exactly what he cannot use himself.
    • an individual who prevents you from taking pleasure in a thing that they by themselves haven't any dependence on
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