Definition of pinscher in English:

pinscher

noun

  • A breed of well-muscled, smooth-coated terrier in which the tail is customarily docked; (also) a breed of miniature terrier outwardly resembling the Dobermann pinscher, having a distinctive gait said to resemble that of a carriage horse; a dog of either of these breeds.

Origin

Early 20th century. From German Pinscher, of uncertain origin.

Pronunciation

pinscher

/ˈpɪn(t)ʃə/