What does the word collie mean?

Usage examples for collie

  1. We settled that we would like a collie best of all, because they are so faithful and intelligent, and as the dog in the story which had made us think of it first was a sheep- dog. – A Christmas Posy by Mary Louisa Stewart Molesworth
  2. " Collie," the old man had said, " I reckon hyar's news. – The Mysterious Rider by Zane Grey
  3. Verdict-" Killed by the carrier's collie." – The Domestic Cat by Gordon Stables