bearded collie


noun

one of a British breed of medium-sized herding dogs with a medium-length, shaggy coat, black, blue, brown, or fawn in color.

Nearby words

  1. beard, charles austin,
  2. beard, daniel carter,
  3. beard, james,
  4. beard-stroking,
  5. bearded,
  6. bearded darnel,
  7. bearded dragon,
  8. bearded seal,
  9. bearded tit,
  10. bearded vulture

Origin of bearded collie

First recorded in 1875–80

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British Dictionary definitions for bearded collie

bearded collie

noun

a medium-sized breed of dog having a profuse long straight coat, usually grey or fawn and often with white on the head, legs, and chest, a long tail, and a distinctive beard
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