Definition of lapsang souchong noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary


lapsang souchong

BrE BrE//ˌlæpsæŋ ˈsuːʃɒŋ//
; NAmE NAmE//ˌlæpsæŋ ˈsuːʃɑːŋ//
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a type of tea that has a taste like smoke Word Originlate 19th cent.: from an invented first element + souchong (from Chinese siú ‘small’ + chúng ‘sort’).
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: lapsang souchong