West·​ie ˈwe-stē How to pronounce Westie (audio)

Examples of Westie in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web There’s just something about a Westie. Robert Miller, cleveland, 26 Aug. 2021 Along for the ride is Clutch, 9, a mixed-breed cat who got along well with Chassis, a Westie-resembling dog who was once a part of the crew. New York Times, 29 Apr. 2021 Every time there’s a commercial on television with dogs or animals in it, my Westie barks at it. Cathy M. Rosenthal, chicagotribune.com, 10 Mar. 2021

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Word History

First Known Use

1949, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of Westie was in 1949

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“Westie.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Westie. Accessed 30 Nov. 2023.

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