Definition of corgi in English:


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Pronunciation: /ˈkɔːgi
(also Welsh corgi)

noun (plural corgis)

  • A dog of a short-legged breed with a foxlike head.
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    • The dogs included shih-tzus, dachshunds, lhasa apsos, bearded collies, corgis, chihuahuas, poodles, Pekinese and Yorkshire terriers.
    • We don't want our nation overrun by a host of poodles, corgis or pit bull terriers.
    • Baby Puppy in Show went to a corgi (an older corgi took Best in Show as well) but Millie stepped out very nicely.


1920s: from Welsh, from cor 'dwarf' + ci 'dog'.

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