noun. ['ˈgrɪfən'] breed of medium-sized long-headed dogs with downy undercoat and harsh wiry outer coat; originated in Holland but largely developed in France.
- sporting dog
- gun dog
Words that Rhyme with Griffon
Example sentences of the word griffon
1. Noun, singular or mass
Trim your Brussels griffon's feet for a neat and tidy appearance.
The highest-flying bird in the world, however, is Rüppel's griffon vulture (Gyps rueppellii).
noun. ['ˈgrɪfən'] winged monster with the head of an eagle and the body of a lion.
- mythical creature
noun. ['ˈgrɪfən'] large vulture of southern Europe and northern Africa having pale plumage with black wings.
- genus Gyps
- Old World vulture
- griffon vulture
noun. ['ˈgrɪfən'] breed of various very small compact wiry-coated dogs of Belgian origin having a short bearded muzzle.
- Canis familiaris
- domestic dog
- Brabancon griffon
- Brussels griffon