Origin of collie
OTHER WORDS FROM colliecol·lie·like, adjective
How to use collie in a sentence
These dogs guard the flocks, or the nomad camps, and rather resemble large collies; as a rule, they are black and very fierce.Mount Everest the Reconnaissance, 1921|Charles Kenneth Howard-Bury
The collies came warily up, stiff-legged, with backs still ruffled, and sniffed Mackenzie over.The Flockmaster of Poison Creek|George W. Ogden
I used to raise collies and was around the benches some—watching the champions come and go.The Hive|Will Levington Comfort
Sir J——s M——e, a Highlander, observed to his gamekeeper, that he never saw the shepherds coaxing and caressing their collies.
Success would be next to certain, if you could as readily place your dog exactly where you wish, as shepherds do their collies .