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Definition of the noun affenpinscher

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noun - plural: affenpinschers

  1. European breed of small dog resembling a terrier with dark wiry hair and a tufted muzzle
    • lexical domain: Animals - nouns denoting animals
    • synonyms of affenpinscher: monkey dog / monkey pinscher
    • more generic word: pinscher = any of three breeds of dogs whose ears and tail are usually cropped

Alternative definition of the noun affenpinscher


  1. A breed of toy dog bred in Western Europe.

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Google previewThe New Complete Dog Book (2014)

Official Breed Standards and All-New Profiles for 200 Breeds- Now in Full-Color by The American Kennel Club

General Appearance: The Affenpinscher is a balanced, wiry-haired terrier-like toy dog whose intelligence and demeanor make it a good house pet. Originating in Germany, the name Affenpinscher means “monkey-like terrier.” The breed was ...

Google previewFind Your Perfect Dog Breed! How to Choose the Right Dog (2016)

by Sunbird Images,

Life span 12 — 14 Coat length medium Coat type minor Coat colour black Keeping The Affenpinscher is a gregarious contemporary that fits well into a family and is always game for having fun. Nevertheless, it is a good watchdog and wary ...

Google previewASPCA Complete Guide to Dogs (1999)

by Sheldon L. Gerstenfeld, Jacque Lynn Schultz, American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals

SMALL J GOOD WATCHDOG Black and tan affenpinscher Grooming & Exercise Needs The affenpinscher is a low-maintenance breed. It requires only a few daily walks around the block, a quick brushing every week, and, every few months, ...

Google previewSmall Dog Breeds (2002)

by Dan Rice

ATTITUDE An Affenpinscher is a naturally alert and vigilant alarm dog that's lively, cheerful, and entertaining. It's affectionate with its family and bonds quickly.

Google previewBritish Dogs, Their Points, Selection, and Show Preparation (1903)

by William D. Drury

The Affenpinscher is an alert, intelligent little dog of some 71b. to 81b. in weight. It has a round skull well covered with stiff hair, large, dark, round eyes, black- bordered eyelids, and bushy eyebrows. As the name denotes, the expression is that ...

Google previewBlack's Veterinary Dictionary (2015)

Affenpinscher. Dogs,. Affenpinschers A small (toy) breed of terrier. It has a wiry coat and while it loses its hair, it does not have a moult. They are usually black but can be grey, red, black and tan and belge (mixed black, white and red hairs), ...

Google previewDictionary of Veterinary Nursing (2007)

by Denis Richard Lane, Sue Guthrie, Sian Griffith

Shetland sheepdog, Staffordshire bullterrier Apricot Pug Black Affenpinscher, American cocker spaniel, Bearded collie,Belgian shepherd dog, Bouvier de Flandres, Briard, Cairn terrier, Chow chow, Curlycoated retriever, Dobermann, English ...

Google previewThe Chambers Crossword Dictionary, 3rd edition (2012)

by Chambers,

bullterrier, carriage dog, Irishsetter,JackRussell, kangaroodog,wishtonwish 12 Border collie,cairnterrier, Irishterrier,Japanese tosa, Newfoundland, Welsh terrier 13 affenpinscher,bearded collie,Boston terrier,cockerspaniel,Dandie Dinmont, ...

Google previewSherry's Secret Dictionary (2010)

A Guide to Your Dog by Sherry Bedard

Affenpinscher Chihuahua English Toy Spaniel Japanese Chin Toy Manchester Terrier Papillon Pomeranian Pug Silky Terrier Brussels Griffon Chinese Crested Italian Greyhound Maltese Miniature Pinscher Pekingese Toy Poodle Shih Tzu ...

Google previewNew American Roget's College Thesaurus in Dictionary Form (Revised &Updated) (2002)

by Philip D. Morehead

canine, fox, wolf, dog ( affenpinscher, Afghan hound, Airedale [terrier], foxhound, pit bull terrier, water spaniel, cattle dog, ...

Google previewMerriam-Webster's Rhyming Dictionary (2002)

by Merriam-Webster, Inc

hawfinch, unclinch incher \in-char\ clincher, flincher, lyncher, pincer, pincher, wincher affenpinscher, penny-pincher Doberman pinscher inching \in-chirj\ unflinching inkable Мn-ka-bal\ drinkable, sinkable, thinkable undrinkable, unsinkable, ...

Google previewThe Million Word Crossword Dictionary (2010)

by Stanley Newman, Daniel Stark

neighborly, solicitous sound: 3 coo affective: 7 piteous 9 emotional, intuitive 10 perceptual Affenpinscher: 3.

Google previewThe Chambers Dictionary (1998)

affenpinscher af' en-pinsh-jr, n a small dog related to the Brussels griffon, having tufts of hair on the face. [Ger, from Affe monkey, and Pinscher terrier] afferent af'ar-mt, (physiol) adj ...

Google previewWebster's II New College Dictionary (1999)

by Houghton Mifflin Company, Webster

affenpinscher 10 inches high at shoulder af -fer-ent taf'jr-am) adi. |Lat. afferent, afferent-, pr.part. of afferre. to bring toward : ad-, toward T fene, ...

Google previewConcise English Dictionary (2007)

by Wordsworth Editions, Limited

affenpinscher afen-pinsh-ar, n. a small dog related to the Brussels griffon, having tufts of hair on ...

Google previewBritannica Concise Encyclopedia (2008)

by Encyclopaedia Britannica, Inc.

Other toy dogs include the AFFENPINSCHER, MALTESE, PAP- ILLON, POMERANIAN, ...

Google previewMerriam-Webster's Collegiate Encyclopedia (2000)

by Merriam-Webster, Inc

affenpinscher \'a-f3n-,pin-char\ Sturdy breed of -toy dog, ...

Google previewOxford Dictionary of English (2010)

by Angus Stevenson

Affenpinscher /ˈafənˌpɪnʃə/ 7noun a dog of a small breed resembling the griffon. – origin German, from Affe 'monkey' + Pinscher 'terrier'. afferent /ˈaf(ə)r(ə) nt/ 7adjective Physiology conducting or conducted inwards or towards something ...

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Scrabble value of A1F4F4E1N1P3I1N1S1C3H4E1R1

The value of this 13-letter word is 26 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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