from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A kind of field spaniel, with short legs and stout body, which, unlike other spaniels, hunts silently.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A kind of spaniel valued as a retriever.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a thickset spaniel with longish silky hair
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She lives and writes in Northern Virginia with her husband, three sons, a clumber spaniel, and two red-eared sliders.
The clumber spaniel — that lumbering lemon and white teddy bear, its square muzzle as blunt as an old-fashioned rolling pin — was once acclaimed ‘the most handsomest animal this kingdom ever produced’.
Can't be, the black dog pictured ain't no 'rare clumber'.
Each rare clumber had a special day of beauty as well.
Once you own a rare clumber though you are connected to the rare clumber circuit and will always be able to get another rare clumber.
The clumber spaniel is known to be reserved and aloof with others.
And I don't mean in your joking, loafin', bragging, hog-gobbling, clumber-hugging, change-my-blogger-handle way--which is all in character & all that + fabulous, & I'm OK with it--but still, dude, seriously: Is there any example?
In Fairview, N.C., clumber spaniel owner Kim Smith McLendon would do whatever was necessary to make sure her dogs were taken care of.
Well that's not counting certain rare clumber owners, which is a different matter after all.
A picture of myself, hungover, with a Bosox hat on and a rare clumber sticking his head out of the window.