Try Our Apps


The Best Internet Slang

Border collie

one of a breed of herding dogs, developed in the border area between Scotland and England, having a harsh, wavy coat, usually black with white around the neck, chest, face, feet, and the tip of the tail, used for both sheep and cattle herding.
Origin of Border collie
First recorded in 1940-45 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
Cite This Source
British Dictionary definitions for Border collie

Border collie

a medium-sized breed of collie with a silky usually black-and-white coat: used mainly as sheepdogs
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for Border collie

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for Border

Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for border collie