|n.||1.||(Zool.) One of a breed of small dogs having long and thick hair and large drooping ears. The legs are usually strongly feathered, and the tail bushy. See Illust. under Clumber, and Cocker.|
As a spaniel she will on him leap.
|2.||A cringing, fawning person.|
|v. i.||1.||To fawn; to cringe; to be obsequious.|
|v. t.||1.||To follow like a spaniel.|
|Noun||1.||spaniel - any of several breeds of small to medium-sized gun dogs with a long silky coat and long frilled ears|