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Westie

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Pronunciation: /ˈwɛsti
 
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Definition of Westie in English:

noun (plural Westies)

informal
A West Highland terrier.
Example sentences
  • Another Doberman, two beagles, a chihuahua, a Finnish spitz, a Westie and a retriever will also be travelling up with their owners to the competition on March 6 to 9.
  • We want one eventually but the problem is they want a Clydesdale and a Westie too.
  • A mighty barking heralds your approach, and the visitor is engulfed by a tidal wave of Labradors, Westies and an Irish Water Spaniel who then jockey for position beside and over you on the sofas.

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