beardie

noun
beard·​ie | \ ˈbir-dē \
plural -s

Definition of beardie

1 : an Australian codlike fish (Lotella callarias) with a barbel beneath the lower lip
2 : a small vigorous shaggy collielike sheep dog of Scottish origin

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History and Etymology for beardie

beard + -ie; from its bristly gills

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“Beardie.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/beardie. Accessed 19 Aug. 2022.

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