Definition of Lhasa apso in English:

Lhasa apso


  • A dog of a small long-coated breed, typically gold or grey and white, originating at Lhasa.

    • ‘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.


Lhasa apso