Skye terrier

noun
\ ˈskī- How to pronounce Skye terrier (audio) \

Definition of Skye terrier

: any of a Scottish breed of small short-legged terriers with a long body and long straight coat

First Known Use of Skye terrier

1847, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Skye terrier

Skye, Scotland

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Cite this Entry

“Skye terrier.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Skye%20terrier. Accessed 27 Oct. 2020.

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