Definition of Lhasa apso in English:

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Lhasa apso

Pronunciation: /ˈapsəʊ/

noun (plural Lhasa apsos)

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A dog of a small long-coated breed, typically gold or grey and white, originating at Lhasa.
Example sentences
  • In recent months, a Pomeranian and a Lhasa apso have joined the list.
  • Valeria's modeling career is finished, and her adored and pampered Lhasa apso becomes trapped under the floorboards of the apartment.


1930s: from Lhasa + Tibetan a-sob.

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