Definition of Clumber spaniel in US English:

Clumber spaniel


  • A spaniel of a slow, heavily built breed.

    • ‘In 1991, Ralph Dunne from Co Cavan won the prize of Crufts Supreme Champion for his Clumber spaniel.’
    • ‘These problems can occur in Clumber spaniels, although sometimes the heavier musculature of the Clumber seems to modify the clinical signs of the disease.’


Mid 19th century: from the name of Clumber Park, Nottinghamshire.


Clumber spaniel

/ˌkləmbər ˈspanyəl/