Definition of English setter in English:

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English setter

Pronunciation: /ˌɪŋɡlɪʃ ˈsɛtə/


A setter of a breed with a long white or partly white coat.
Example sentences
  • I remember being startled that there were so many English setters in Norway; it's not a dog you'd see very often elsewhere.
  • Professional dog trainers set up kennels in Union Springs that cared for purebred English setters and pointers valued at hundreds, sometimes thousands, of dollars.
  • I knew of a dog-rescue group in our town that rescues English setters.

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