one of an American breed of medium-sized water spaniels having a thick, curly chocolate-colored or liver-colored coat.
- American wake
noun (Irish) an all-night farewell party for a person about to emigrate to America
- American wayfaring tree
. a North American shrub, Viburnum alnifolium, of the honeysuckle family, having flat-topped clusters of white flowers and red-to-black berrylike fruit.
- American wigeon
noun a large common dabbling duck (Anas americana) found in northern North America Examples The American wigeon has a blue bill with a black nail.
- American wirehair
noun a breed of medium-large cat with a coarse wiry coat