Meaning of Teeswater in English:


Pronunciation /ˈtiːzwɔːtə/


  • A sheep of a long-woolled breed, first developed in the Tees valley.

    ‘But Mr Donald, whose herd of 95 sheep includes 25 pedigree Teeswaters, said: ‘It is a total and utter insult.’’
    • ‘The smallholder only discovered the meeting was taking place when he was told of the request to use the field next to where his flock of pedigree Teeswaters graze as a car park.’
    • ‘He was a leading breeder of Teeswater and Masham sheep throughout his long career in farming, which started at his family's farm at Farndale.’
    • ‘The Cotswold, North Devon and Teeswater sheep are also now extinct, or lost to Australia.’
    • ‘He added that people with Teeswater sheep, whose numbers are much lower, would be particularly pleased.’