noun las·si \ˈläsē\

Definition of lassi



  1. :  a flavored iced yogurt drink that may be either sweet or salted

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Origin and Etymology of lassi

Hindi lassī, from (assumed) Sanskrit lasya stickiness; akin to Sanskrit lasīkā syrup, sugar-cane juice, rasa juice — more at rosemary

First Known Use: 1882

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