Definition of Welsh terrier in English:

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Welsh terrier

noun

A stocky, rough-coated, typically black-and-tan terrier of a breed with a square muzzle and drop ears.
Example sentences
  • The Welsh terrier is a rough-coated animal with droopy ears, originally bred in Wales to catch rats, mice and other vermin.
  • Beautiful, friendly staff of all ages mill about cheerfully, each of them dressed in jeans - as much due to Wolfie the Welsh terrier's unfortunate habit of pawing everyone as it is to fashion.
  • If you are very permissive and let bad behaviors slide, the Welsh terrier will walk all over you.

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