Sentence Examples


  • The lurcher is a dog with the general shape of a greyhound, but with a heavier body, larger ears and rougher coat.
  • It is probable that the strain contains greyhound blood.
  • The greyhound and all its varieties belong to this class.
  • (f) Ladies' toy dogs - King Charles spaniel, the Blenheim spaniel, the Italian greyhound, the pug dog, the Maltese dog, toy terriers, toy poodles, the lion dog, Chinese and Japanese spaniels.
  • That the Romans had borrowed some things in the art of hunting from the Gauls may be inferred from the name canis gallicus (Spanish galgo) for a greyhound, which is to be met with both in Ovid and Martial; also in the words (canis) vertragus and segusius, both of Celtic origin.'