Definition of Kerry blue in English:

Kerry blue


(also Kerry blue terrier)
  • A terrier of a breed with a silky blue-gray coat.

    ‘With my own dog Apollo - a bichon - I came first in the show class and with a client's dog - a Kerry blue terrier - I came second in the scissors class.’
    • ‘The poodle, Bedlington terrier, and Kerry blue terrier have long, wooly or coarse coats that tend to shed less.’
    • ‘With more than 177 breeds of dogs at the show, the 120,000 visitors have a chance to see rarities like the Shih Tzu, the Xoloitzcuintli (the hairless Mexican dog), and the Kerry blue.’


Kerry blue

/ˈkerē blo͞o/ /ˈkɛri blu/