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golden retriever

Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A retriever of a breed originating in Scotland, having a dense coat of golden hair with feathering at the neck, legs, and tail.

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  • n. an English breed having a long silky golden coat

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Examples

  • Laura brought her golden retriever over to our table in the bar at lunch-time.

    Conferences are Murder

  • A man in loose green scrubs walked a chesty golden retriever beside a woman pushing a dark blue stroller.

    The Debt Collector

  • He stands up and signals wildly, as ill-mannered as a golden retriever puppy; Artie’s the pick of the litter out of Harvard, where they evidently do not teach common sense.

    Courting Trouble

  • Now, twelve years later, his six months in the RAF ended early because of an unspecified problem with his right knee, he was a senior executive in a firm that manufactured double-glazed windows, he told me, with, since the divorce, a smaller house than he felt that he deserved and only a golden retriever for company.

    Songs of Love & Death

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