wire-haired


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wire-haired

adj
(Zoology) (of an animal) having a rough wiry coat
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.wire-haired - (especially of dogs) having stiff wiry hair; "a wire-haired terrier"
haired, hairy, hirsute - having or covered with hair; "Jacob was a hairy man"; "a hairy caterpillar"
Translations

wire-haired

[ˈwaɪəhɛəd] ADJ [dog] → de pelo áspero
References in classic literature ?
It was my own Snap--the little dark, wire-haired terrier!
He felt his way in the darkness to the door of the outhouse, unlatched it, and entered softly, feeling with his hands for the wire-haired coat.
Elliot had embarked upon of a wire-haired terrier, white with just one black spot, belonging to an uncle of hers, which had committed suicide.
36Gnasher is an Abyssinian wire-haired tripe hound, introduced in 1968.
36 Gnasher the dog is an Abyssinian wire-haired tripe hound, introduced in 1968.
They may be smoothhaired, wire-haired or long-haired.
Five of the breeds are with droopy ears and include Labrador retrievers, German short-haired pointers, wire-haired pointers, vizslas and golden retrievers, while two breeds have pointy ears -- the German shepherds and Belgian Malinois.
Michael Waters was the person responsible for the two lurchers and a Shar Pei which fatally savaged Jeffrey - a miniature wire-haired dachshund on Crosby beach.
He was billed as the "World's Wildest Boy" and his canine companion, Abyssinian Wire-Haired Tripe Hound Gnasher, below, was drawn using Dennis' hair and adding legs.
Boston terriers, Cairn terriers, Scottish terriers, West Highland terriers, wire-haired terriers, dalmatians, Irish setters, poodles and schnauzers are actually more prone to hay fever than others.
politics, a 3-year-old wire-haired Vizsla in Kansas was scratching his head, and behind his ears, after being denied a chance to run for governor, his owner said on Tuesday.
Daniel Taylor left Taz, a tan-coloured wire-haired lurcher, and Bud, a black and white collie, living in "filthy conditions".