animal fancier

noun
a person who breeds animals
Hypernyms: ↑fancier, ↑enthusiast
Hyponyms: ↑cat fancier, ↑horseman, ↑horse fancier

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • fancier — ► NOUN ▪ a person who has a special interest in or breeds a particular animal …   English terms dictionary

  • fancier — UK [ˈfænsɪə(r)] / US [ˈfænsɪər] noun [countable] Word forms fancier : singular fancier plural fanciers someone who is interested in a particular type of plant or animal and grows them or breeds them for enjoyment …   English dictionary

  • fancier — noun Date: 1751 1. one that has a special liking or interest 2. a person who breeds or grows a particular animal or plant for points of excellence < a pigeon fancier > …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • fancier — fan|ci|er [ˈfænsiə US ər] n pigeon/horse etc fancier someone who breeds or is interested in a particular kind of animal or plant …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • fancier — [[t]fæ̱nsiə(r)[/t]] fanciers N COUNT: supp N An animal or plant fancier is a person who breeds animals or plants of a particular type or who is very interested in them. → See also fancy ...pigeon fanciers …   English dictionary

  • fancier — noun (C) pigeon /horse etc fancier especially BrE someone who breeds and is interested in a particular kind of animal or plant …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • fancier — fan|ci|er [ fænsiər ] noun count someone who is interested in a particular type of plant or animal and grows them or BREEDS them for enjoyment …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • fancier — noun a person who has a special interest in or breeds a particular animal …   English new terms dictionary

  • cat fancier — noun a person who breeds and cares for cats • Hypernyms: ↑animal fancier …   Useful english dictionary

  • horse fancier — noun a person who breeds and cares for horses • Syn: ↑horseman • Hypernyms: ↑animal fancier …   Useful english dictionary

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