noun am·er·toy \ˈamə(r)ˌtȯi\

Definition of amertoy



  1. :  a small terrierlike dog of a breed of American origin having a short sleek satiny coat and attaining a weight of 6 to 10 pounds

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Origin and Etymology of amertoy

Amer- + toy (terrier)

First Known Use: 1938

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a brief usually trivial fact

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