Definition of affenpinscher
: any of a breed of toy dogs with a wiry black, red, tan, or gray coat, erect ears, large round eyes, and bushy eyebrows, chin tuft, and mustache
Origin of affenpinscher
German, from Affe ape + Pinscher, a breed of hunting dog
First Known Use: 1903
Rhymes with affenpinscher
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