Definition of frankfurter in English:

frankfurter

Syllabification: frank·furt·er
Pronunciation: /ˈfraNGkfərtər, -ˌfərtər
 
/

noun

  • A seasoned smoked sausage typically made of beef and pork.
    More example sentences
    • Part of the German family of smooth, mild pork or pork-and-beef sausages, frankfurters have always been the food of the people, served with grated horseradish or mustard and eaten at street stalls throughout Germany and Austria.
    • There seems more than enough reason to keep our consumption of frankfurters and hot dogs to a minimum.
    • Each experiment used two ground beef patties or frankfurters.

Origin

from German Frankfurter Wurst 'Frankfurt sausage'.

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