from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Any of a breed of tall, slender dogs having a narrow, pointed head and a silky, predominantly white coat, originally developed in Russia for hunting wolves. Also called Russian wolfhound.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A breed of dog also knows as the Russian Wolfhound.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. tall, slender fast-moving dog breed; called also Russian wolfhound.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. tall fast-moving dog breed
From Russian borzoĭ, swift, variant of borzyĭ.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From Russian борзой (borzój), from борзый ("swift"). (Wiktionary)