Yorkie-poo

noun York·ie-poo \ ˈyȯr-kē-ˌpü \
variants: or Yorkie Poo or Yorkipoo

Definition of Yorkie-poo

plural Yorkie-poos or Yorkie Poos or Yorkipoos
: a dog that is a cross between a Yorkshire terrier and a poodle and especially a miniature or toy poodle
  • Princess, a Yorkie-poo, liked all the toys but did have a favorite.
  • —Melissa Scallan
  • … Chloe, a Yorkie Poo, took turns cuddling between her owner and me.
  • —Lugene Pezzuto
  • "I have no words to tell you how much I love the animals," [Barbara] Mandrell said as she jumped out of her chair and went to get her cell phone so she could show off photos of her two Yorkipoos.
  • —Cindy Watts

Origin and Etymology of yorkie-poo

yorkie + -poo, combining -poo and initial syllable of poodle


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