[ las-ee, luhs-ee ]
/ ˈlæs i, ˈlʌs i /
an Indian beverage of yogurt or buttermilk, water, and spices, often with the addition of fruit or sweetener.
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British Dictionary definitions for lassi
/ (ˈlæsɪ) /
a cold drink made with yoghurt or buttermilk and flavoured with sugar, salt, or a mild spice
Word Origin for lassi
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