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  • I like him better than if he came like a spaniel to my foot. Cited from A Reputed Changeling, by Charlotte M. Yonge
  • When his mistress went out to walk, he must carry her spaniel in his arms. Cited from Tales of the Chesapeake, by George Alfred Townsend
  • "Do you think your mother would let you keep a spaniel?" Cited from The Slowcoach, by E. V. Lucas
  • But where is the pure bred black spaniel we hear so much about?
  • She hung around him, and watched him, following him from place to place like a spaniel. Cited from The Strength of Gideon and Other Stories, by Paul Laurence Dunbar
  • He is a black spaniel who has never grown up. Cited from The Holiday Round, by A. A. Milne
  • I've followed her about like a spaniel ever since. Cited from The Turquoise Cup, and, The Desert, by Arthur Cosslett Smith
  • He could suggest nothing save that he should follow her about like a sympathetic spaniel. Cited from Septimus, by William J. Locke
  • As he rose, he marked his old spaniel standing whimpering by his side. Cited from The Grey Room, by Eden Phillpotts
  • I promised her, I remember, a black spaniel-but how to send it! Cited from Letters of Horace Walpole, V1, Horace Walpole
  • Hardly was the sentence passed when the horse and the spaniel were both found. Cited from Library of the World's Best Mystery and Detective Stories, by Hawthorne
  • The Field Spaniel can be a good family dog while it has a job to do.
  • Not far from here the sheep-dogs and the little spaniel established their home. Cited from Romance of the Rabbit, by Francis Jammes [Ed.: Gladys Edgerton]
  • As he sat at the table a small spaniel came up and made friendly advances. Cited from The Chronicles of Clovis, by Saki [H. H. Munro] #6
  • However, her sister had taken care to see that her cocker spaniel joined them in their escape.
  • The thought had scarcely passed through his mind when the old spaniel whined. Cited from International Short Stories: French, by Various
  • Your good spaniel has played his part also. Cited from The Grey Room, by Eden Phillpotts
  • Spaniel didn't understand this -- in fact, she didn't seem to hear it. Cited from Where the Blue Begins, by Christopher Morley
  • During this period, the French Spaniel was known to have split into several regional types.
  • Beat your spaniel heartily if you would have him under command. Cited from Peveril of the Peak, by Sir Walter Scott
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Words starting with spaniel

Meaning of spaniel

  • noun Any of several breeds of small to medium-sized gun dogs with a long silky coat and long frilled ears