Irish setter


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Irish setter

n.
A dog of a medium-sized breed developed in Ireland for bird hunting, having a silky reddish-brown coat with feathered ears, legs, and tail.

Irish setter

n
(Breeds) a breed of setter developed in Ireland, having a flat soft brownish-red coat. Also called: red setter

I′rish set′ter


n.
one of an Irish breed of large setters having a moderately long, silky mahogany-red coat.
[1880–85]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Irish setter - an Irish breed with a chestnut-brown or mahogany-red coatIrish setter - an Irish breed with a chestnut-brown or mahogany-red coat
setter - a long-haired dog formerly trained to crouch on finding game but now to point
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Skeet was a little Irish setter who early made friends with Buck, who, in a dying condition, was unable to resent her first advances.
While at an Irish Setter Club of America competition in Florida this year, Ms.
My stomach turned when I read of the Crufts Irish setter Jagger who got poisoned and died.
Our spring has been relatively mild also; and driving to and from the lake where I exercise Mattie, my Irish setter, early every morning, I've been seeing a fair number of pheasants along the roadsides--a mighty welcome sight after their complete absence for the past few years.
Aleksandra Lauwers spoke as it was revealed police were trying to secure evidence that could nail the maniac who killed her [euro]70,000 Irish setter Jagger with contaminated meat.
To wit: For the past few months I've noticed that Mattie, my Irish setter, follows a definite routine when she eats.
Three-year-old Irish setter Jagger came second in the best of breed class at Birmingham's NEC but fell ill and collapsed at home.
TV host Clare Balding tweeted: "Everyone at Crufts horrified at death of Irish Setter Jagger.
THE suspected poisoning of Irish Setter Jagger at Crufts sounds like a plot for a film that is a cross between Miss Marple and the dog show comedy Best in Show.
He's going to inform me of an advertisement he's just seen for Irish setter puppies.
The place for Reserve Best in Show went to Adrian the Irish Setter.
IRISH SETTER The Vaprtrek is designed with the backcountry hunter in mind.

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