field spaniel

field span·iel
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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [feeld span-yuh l]
    • /fild ˈspæn yəl/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [feeld span-yuh l]
    • /fild ˈspæn yəl/

Definitions of field spaniel words

  • noun field spaniel one of a British breed of spaniels having a flat or slightly waved, usually black coat, used for hunting and retrieving game. 1
  • noun field spaniel a robust, low-slung breed of spaniel developed by crossing the cocker spaniel with the Sussex spaniel 0
  • noun field spaniel any of a breed of medium-sized spaniel, usually black, with a silky coat fringed on the legs and ears, often used as a hunting dog 0

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Origin of field spaniel

First appearance:

before 1865
One of the 28% newest English words
First recorded in 1865-70

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field spaniel popularity

A pretty common term. Usually people know it’s meaning, but prefer to use a more spread out synonym. About 34% of English native speakers know the meaning and use word.
According to our data about 74% of words is more used. This is a rare but used term. It occurs in the pages of specialized literature and in the speech of educated people.

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