corgi corgi  /ˈkɔr ɡi/

Definition(s):

  • (n) either of two Welsh breeds of long-bodied short-legged dogs with erect ears and a fox-like head

Usage(s):

  1. The last thing I want to be seen to be doing here is comparing Ross Perot to a corgi.
  2. Ethan visits his father in dreams; Leary's closest companion is Edward, his son's Welsh corgi.
  3. Edward is a dog, a sad-eyed but otherwise lively Welsh corgi.

News

  1. Shelter reduces rates for mixed breed dogs

    Sam, a 3-year-old corgi/lab mix with short legs, feet that turn out, and a sweet smile, is known at the Kanawha-Charleston Humane Association as dog no. 1782. Hes also known as a West Virginia brown dog. He is among a number of mixed breeds that will b...
    on June 18, 2013     Source: Charleston Daily Mail

  2. Plan would change rules about dogs at restaurants in Michigan

    - -Clover, a beagle, knocks back some water as corgi Cleo waits her turn. Hotel management started the pooch party four years ago when they noticed some patrons brought dogs to the restaurant and bar, but reluctantly had to leave them outside.
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Eaton Rapids Community News

  3. Adopt-a-Pet: Meet Chance

    Meet Chance.  He is a 2-year-old Chihuahua-Corgi mix. 
    on June 16, 2013     Source: WKYC Cleveland

Quotes

  1. Ribble Valley MP Nigel Evans said: "Eight-year-olds should be playing with Corgi cars, not stealing real cars."
    on Apr 21, 2008 By: Nigel Evans Source: The Sun

  2. Diane says he "aspires to be a corgi. He has a shepherd's coat, a shepherd's length and a bad shepherd's nose, but he's a very low rider. He's the doggiest dog I've ever seen," she says. "He has one expression, and that's basically it: a...
    on Nov 17, 2007 By: Diane Keaton Source: San Jose Mercury News

  3. "We didn't want to make it really distressing visually," said McGowan, "so rather than just have the corgi roasted, they minced the corgi and they've mixed it with herbs and apple and bread and onion. It's going to be served in a pitta bread...
    on May 29, 2007 By: Mark McGowan Source: BBC News

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