welsh corgi

welsh cor·gi
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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [welsh, welch kawr-gee]
    • /wɛlʃ, wɛltʃ ˈkɔr gi/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [welsh, welch kawr-gee]
    • /wɛlʃ, wɛltʃ ˈkɔr gi/

Definitions of welsh corgi words

  • noun welsh corgi one of either of two Welsh breeds of dogs having short legs, erect ears, and a foxlike head. Compare Cardigan (def 2), Pembroke (def 3). 1
  • noun welsh corgi any member of either of two breeds of short-legged dog with a foxlike head and erect ears, originally bred in Wales for herding cattle: the Cardigan Welsh corgi has a long tail; the Pembroke Welsh corgi has a short tail or no tail and a shorter body 0
  • noun welsh corgi A breed of small herding dog orginating from Wales; the corgi. 0

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Origin of welsh corgi

First appearance:

before 1925
One of the 11% newest English words
First recorded in 1925-30

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Parts of speech for Welsh corgi


welsh corgi popularity

A pretty common term. Usually people know it’s meaning, but prefer to use a more spread out synonym. About 36% of English native speakers know the meaning and use word.
According to our data about 60% 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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