smooth fox terrier


: any of a breed of fox terriers having a dense smooth chiefly white coat

Examples of smooth fox terrier in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The show presents its first Best in Show award, to a smooth fox terrier named Ch. Cnn Editorial Research, CNN, 14 June 2021 First, if your dog’s hair is thin, short or smooth (think Chihuahua or smooth fox terrier), a coat or sweater is wise. Karen Asp, Good Housekeeping, 29 Dec. 2017

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Word History

First Known Use

1929, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of smooth fox terrier was in 1929

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“Smooth fox terrier.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 18 Apr. 2024.

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