chiweenie

noun
chi·​wee·​nie | \ chi-ˈwē-nē How to pronounce chiweenie (audio) \
variants: or Chiweenie
plural chiweenies or Chiweenies

Definition of chiweenie

: a dog that is a cross between a Chihuahua and a dachshund MeeQuay, a chihuahua/wiener dog mix (chiweenie), is treated like a queen by her adoptive parents …The Harrisburg (Illinois) Daily Register Honey is a Chiweenie female, 1 year of age.The Bluffton-News Banner (Indiana)

First Known Use of chiweenie

2001, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for chiweenie

chi(huahua) + weenie in sense "dachshund" (after wiener dog "dachshund")

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“Chiweenie.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/chiweenie. Accessed 23 January 2020.

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