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American foxhound

noun

Definition of American foxhound

  1. :  any of a breed of foxhounds developed in the United States that are smaller than the English foxhound but with longer ears and a short glossy coat usually of black, tan, and white



Circa 1891

First Known Use of american foxhound

circa 1891


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