to be very ill
What does "as sick as a dog" mean?
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as sick as a dog
A: Scott's been out of school all week.
B: What's the matter with him?
A: I don't know, but he can't even get out of bed.
B: Wow, sounds like he's as sick as a dog.
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Author: Mark McCracken is a corporate trainer and author living in Higashi Osaka, Japan. He is the author of thousands of online articles as well as the Business English textbook, "25 Business Skills in English".