What does the word fawn mean?

Usage examples for fawn

  1. What if she were to ask Lord Fawn? – The Eustace Diamonds by Anthony Trollope
  2. While she was talking with the porter a dog came up, which at once began to fawn on her. – The Living Link by James De Mille
  3. Who that has seen a pet fawn coming to be caressed by a fair girl, but must have had his sense of the beautiful gratified? – The Romance of Natural History, Second Series by Philip Henry Gosse