a dog trained to herd and guard sheep.
Also called shepherd dog. a dog used for herding sheep See Border collie
any of various breeds of dog reared originally for herding sheep See Old English sheepdog, Shetland sheepdog
- Sheepdog trial
noun 1. (often pl) a competition in which sheepdogs are tested in their tasks
noun 1. a widely distributed grass, Festuca ovina, having densely clustered stems and cultivated for lawns and forage.
noun, Chiefly British. 1. an enclosure for sheep. noun 1. a pen or enclosure for sheep
noun, Chiefly British. 1. an enclosure for sheep. noun 1. a pen or enclosure for sheep a strong fenced enclosure for the protection of the sheep gathered within it (Num. 32:24; 1 Chr. 17:7; Ps. 50:9; 78:70). In John 10:16 the Authorized Version renders by “fold” two distinct Greek words, aule and poimne, the latter […]