from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A brindled color.
- n. A brindled animal.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A streaky colouration in animals.
- n. An animal so coloured.
- adj. Having such a colouration; brindled
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Brindled.
- n. The state of being brindled.
- n. A brindled color; also, that which is brindled.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The state of being brinded; a color or mixture of colors, of which gray is the base, with bands of a darker gray or black color: as, “a natural brindle,” Richardson, Clarissa Harlowe.
- n. A name of the mudfish or bowfin, Amia calva. See cut under Amiidæ.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. having a grey or brown streak or a pattern or a patchy coloring; used especially of the patterned fur of cats
NEW PORT RICHEY - Seven days after he was born, Thomas James Carter Jr. was mauled to death Wednesday by his parents 'dog, described as a brindle pit bull terrier by the Pasco County Sheriff's Office.
An 'satins rich as cream thet grows on our ol' brindle's milk;
Ibilao have the same dog in two colors, the black and the "brindle"
oh, i had it right the first time. but now i realize "brindle" probably won't phase her at all; she tends to dogs.
oh! not hunter? darn. still, "brindle" should give her a start.
On the porch, he held a brindle male by the scruff.
Yes | No | Report from Cgull wrote 2 weeks 1 day ago pit bull/great dane mix Tigger had the face and color of a brindle pit bull, the size, heart and temperment of a great dane, would'nt hurt a thing.
My first dogs name - Boo, Amego, a brindle great dane/pit bull mix - tiger, Blue and (lol) Sharona!
Her mother was black lab and beagle, and her father was black lab and pitbull, so she is a black lab with brown pitbull brindle on her legs and face, and she barks like a beagle!
The body of a brown brindle-and-white pit bull, which was buried in a shallow grave, was unearthed by Humane Society officers behind an apartment building.
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