sheepdog

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noun sheep·dog \-ˌdȯg\

Definition of sheepdog

  1. :  a dog (as a border collie) used to tend, drive, or guard sheep

Circa 1774

First Known Use of sheepdog

circa 1774


SHEEPDOG Defined for English Language Learners

sheepdog

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noun sheep·dog \-ˌdȯg\

Definition of sheepdog for English Language Learners

  • : a dog that is trained to control sheep



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