Meaning of TERRIER in English

TERRIER

noun

COLLOCATIONS FROM OTHER ENTRIES

bull terrier

fox terrier

pit bull terrier

Yorkshire terrier

COLLOCATIONS FROM CORPUS

■ NOUN

bull

Except for the flies that is which had the persistence of pit bull terriers .

Where once a Chanel handbag or bull terrier would have done, the fashionable woman now holds a smiling child.

These activities supported high-stakes gambling, for example, on the outcome of fights between selectively bred bull terriers .

High Road has tackled all kinds of issues from pit bull terrier fighting to cot death in order to illuminate character.

Apparently a Bull terrier needed six stitches after being attacked by a large pike as it chased a stick.

Fruity Fred the bull terrier took a fancy to the leggy lovely and thought he'd try his luck.

The bull terrier at once left off lapping water from its baking dish and went and put its head on her knee.

Their Staffordshire bull terrier Bodger was destroyed after the attack in their home at Lee-on-Solent, Portsmouth.

fox

Also sharing the house, a fox terrier called Leo.

Shaw ordered a sculpture of his champion fox terrier , and Bayard Warren a portrait of his champion Sealyham.

It was like being wrapped in barbed wire by a gang of fox terriers .

The fox terrier: He appeared as I stood on the sports deck near the rail, while Jack was shooting skeet.

EXAMPLES FROM CORPUS

A gangling mixed breed of Labradors and mongrel hounds and terriers.

Also sharing the house, a fox terrier called Leo.

Glebe terriers, cathedral records, borough records and tax returns can also be of value.

Shaw ordered a sculpture of his champion fox terrier , and Bayard Warren a portrait of his champion Sealyham.

The terriers bounded along ahead on their short legs.

Them there the Metropolitans would fight like terriers to protect.

There was no sign of the terriers.

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