Chihuahua

noun Chi·hua·hua \ chə-ˈwä-(ˌ)wä , shə- , -wə \

Definition of Chihuahua

:any of a breed of very small roundheaded dogs that occur in short-coated and long-coated varieties

Origin and Etymology of chihuahua

Mexican Spanish, from Chihuahua, Mexico


Chihuahua

geographical name Chi·hua·hua \ chē-ˈwä-(ˌ)wä , chə- , -wə \

Definition of Chihuahua

1 state of northern Mexico bordering on the U.S. (Texas and Arizona) area 95,400 square miles (247,086 square kilometers), population 3,406,465
2 city, and capital of the Mexican state of Chihuahua metropolitan area population 819,543

CHIHUAHUA Defined for English Language Learners

Chihuahua

noun

Definition of Chihuahua for English Language Learners

  • : a type of very small dog with large ears and usually short hair


Chihuahua

noun

Definition of Chihuahua for English Language Learners

  • : a type of very small dog with large ears and usually short hair


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