Yorkie
noun Etymology: by shortening & alteration Date: 1946 Yorkshire terrier

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Yorkie — may refer to:*Yorkshire Terrier, a dog breed *Yorkie (chocolate bar), a confection from Nestlé * Yorkie is also the lion mascot for York City F.C.* Yorkie is also the name for someone from York, England …   Wikipedia

  • Yorkie — [yôr′kē] n. [< YORK(SHIRE) + IE] YORKSHIRE TERRIER …   English World dictionary

  • Yorkie — Yorkshire Terrier FCI Standard Nr. 86 Gruppe 3: Terrier Sektion 4: Zwerg Terrier Ohne Ar …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Yorkie — /yawr kee/, n. See Yorkshire terrier. * * * …   Universalium

  • Yorkie — noun A nickname for the Yorkshire terrier, a small breed of dog weighing between 3 7 pounds as adults …   Wiktionary

  • Yorkie — noun (plural Yorkies) informal a Yorkshire terrier …   English new terms dictionary

  • yorkie — york·ie …   English syllables

  • Yorkie — York•ie [[t]ˈyɔr ki[/t]] n. dch Yorkshire terrier …   From formal English to slang

  • yorkie — ˈyȯrkē noun ( s) Usage: usually capitalized Etymology: Yorkshire terrier + ie : yorkshire terrier …   Useful english dictionary

  • Yorkie (chocolate bar) — Yorkie is a chocolate bar made by Nestlé. It was originally branded by Rowntree s of York, hence the name. Compared to bars such as Dairy Milk, it is very chunky, and has been aimed at men. History In the 1980s for example, toy Corgi Yorkie… …   Wikipedia

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