A dog of a small breed originating in Tibet and having a long, straight coat.
Any of a Tibetan breed of small dog with dense, straight hair that hangs over the eyes and a tail that curls over the back.
(countable) A dog of this breed.
Origin of lhasa-apso
- Lhasa Tibetan apso Lhasa apso
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition