greyhound

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grey·hound

 (grā′hound′)
n.
A dog of a tall slender breed having a narrow head and a smooth coat. It was originally bred to hunt fast prey and is often used for racing.

[Middle English grehound, from Old English grīghund : grīg-; akin to Old Norse grey, greyhound + hund, hound; see hound.]

greyhound

(ˈɡreɪˌhaʊnd)
n
(Breeds) a tall slender fast-moving dog of an ancient breed originally used for coursing
[Old English grīghund, related to Old Norse greyhundr, from grey bitch, hundr dog]

grey•hound

or gray•hound

(ˈgreɪˌhaʊnd)

n.
one of a breed of tall, slender shorthaired dogs noted for their keen sight and swiftness.
[before 1000; Old English grīghund < Old Norse greyhundr; compare see hound]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.greyhound - a tall slender dog of an ancient breed noted for swiftness and keen sightgreyhound - a tall slender dog of an ancient breed noted for swiftness and keen sight; used as a racing dog
hound, hound dog - any of several breeds of dog used for hunting typically having large drooping ears
Italian greyhound - a toy dog developed from the greyhound
whippet - small slender dog of greyhound type developed in England
racer - an animal that races
Translations
سَلوقي، كَلْب صَيْد
anglický chrtchrtchrtí
greyhoundgreyhound-mynde
englanninvinttikoiragreyhound
agár
mjóhundur
グレーハウンド
kurtas
kurta-kurts
chrt

Greyhound

[ˈgreɪhaʊnd] N (US) (also Greyhound bus) → autobús m de largo recorrido

greyhound

grayhound (US) [ˈgreɪhaʊnd]
A. Ngalgo/a m/f
B. CPD greyhound racing Ncarreras fpl de galgos
greyhound track Ncanódromo m
GREYHOUND RACING
Las carreras de galgos son un deporte muy popular en el Reino Unido, sobre todo entre aquellos a quienes les gusta apostar. Los corredores de apuestas (bookmakers) tienen mucha clientela con las carreras que llaman the dogs. El canódromo puede ser ovalado o redondo y los galgos persiguen una liebre mecánica que corre sobre un carril.

greyhound

[ˈgreɪhaʊnd] nlévrier mgreyhound racing ncourses fpl de lévriers

greyhound

nWindhund m, → Windspiel nt

greyhound

[ˈgreɪˌhaʊnd] nlevriero

greyhound

(ˈgreihaund) noun
a breed of dog which can run very fast. He breeds greyhounds for racing; (also adjective) greyhound racing.
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