springer spanielspringer spaniel
any dog of either of two breeds of spaniel
Origin of springer spanielso named because origin, originally used for springing game birds: see spring (transitive verb)
A dog of either of two medium-sized breeds of spaniels, the English springer spaniel and the Welsh springer spaniel, having long ears and a soft black, liver, or red and white coat.
English springer spaniel
(plural springer spaniels)
- A dog of either of two different breeds (the English springer spaniel and the Welsh springer spaniel).