Synonyms

1. terrier

noun. ['ˈtɛriːɝ'] any of several usually small short-bodied breeds originally trained to hunt animals living underground.

Synonyms

  • Skye terrier
  • Scotch terrier
  • soft-coated wheaten terrier
  • Boston terrier
  • cairn terrier
  • Airedale terrier
  • Yorkshire terrier
  • schnauzer
  • Scottish terrier
  • wirehair
  • Australian terrier
  • Tibetan terrier
  • cairn
  • Irish terrier
  • bullterrier
  • Lhasa
  • Kerry blue terrier
  • Lhasa apso
  • Norfolk terrier
  • Dandie Dinmont terrier
  • ratter
  • West Highland white terrier
  • hunting dog
  • wire-haired terrier
  • rat terrier
  • wirehaired terrier
  • chrysanthemum dog
  • Dandie Dinmont
  • Bedlington terrier
  • bull terrier
  • silky terrier
  • Border terrier
  • Boston bull
  • fox terrier
  • Sydney silky
  • Norwich terrier
  • Airedale

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Words that Rhyme with Fox Terrier

  • scarier
  • verrier
  • perrier
  • merrier
  • marier
  • harrier
  • guerrier
  • ferrier
  • farrier
  • cherrier
  • carrier
  • berrier
  • barrier

Example sentences of the word fox-terrier


1. Noun Phrase
If you want a companion for your fox terrier, your best bet might be another dog.

2. Noun Phrase
A major reason fox terriers end up in rescues and shelters is because of conflicts with other pets.

3. Noun Phrase
The fox terrier is not an easy breed to introduce to a household with other pets.

4. Noun Phrase
This fourth type is known to occur in the fox terrier.

2. fox

noun. ['ˈfɑːks'] alert carnivorous mammal with pointed muzzle and ears and a bushy tail; most are predators that do not hunt in packs.

Synonyms

  • Alopex lagopus
  • Vulpes macrotis
  • gray fox
  • Arctic fox
  • Vulpes velox
  • Vulpes fulva
  • white fox
  • red fox
  • prairie fox
  • canine
  • kit fox
  • vixen
  • Urocyon cinereoargenteus
  • grey fox
  • canid
  • Reynard

Antonyms

  • converge
  • be well
  • agree
  • change

Etymology

  • fox (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • fox (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

3. fox

noun. ['ˈfɑːks'] a shifty deceptive person.

Synonyms

  • dodger
  • trickster
  • cheat
  • slicker
  • slyboots
  • beguiler
  • cheater

Antonyms

  • differ
  • disagree
  • disassemble
  • please

Etymology

  • fox (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • fox (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

4. Fox

noun. the Algonquian language of the Fox.

Synonyms

  • Algonquian
  • Algonquian language

5. Fox

noun. English religious leader who founded the Society of Friends (1624-1691).

6. Fox

noun. a member of an Algonquian people formerly living west of Lake Michigan along the Fox River.

Synonyms

  • Algonquian

7. Fox

noun. English statesman who supported American independence and the French Revolution (1749-1806).

8. fox

noun. ['ˈfɑːks'] the grey or reddish-brown fur of a fox.

Synonyms

  • fur

Antonyms

  • encourage
  • elate

Etymology

  • fox (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • fox (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

9. fox

verb. ['ˈfɑːks'] become discolored with, or as if with, mildew spots.

Antonyms

  • disengage

Etymology

  • fox (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • fox (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

10. fox

verb. ['ˈfɑːks'] be confusing or perplexing to; cause to be unable to think clearly.

Synonyms

  • confuse
  • vex
  • demoralize
  • throw
  • baffle
  • discombobulate
  • beat
  • flummox
  • stick
  • pose
  • gravel
  • befuddle
  • puzzle
  • disconcert
  • fuddle
  • bewilder
  • dumbfound
  • flurry
  • put off
  • bedevil
  • perplex
  • get
  • confound
  • disorientate
  • stupefy
  • disorient
  • mystify
  • amaze
  • nonplus

Antonyms

  • switch off
  • stand still
  • lose
  • refresh

Etymology

  • fox (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • fox (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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