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Sussex spaniel

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noun Sus·sex spaniel \ˈsə-siks-, -ˌseks-\

Definition of Sussex spaniel

  1. :  any of a breed of short-legged short-necked long-bodied spaniels of English origin with a flat or slightly wavy golden liver-colored coat



Origin of sussex spaniel

Sussex, England


First Known Use: 1856


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