Definition of pho in English:

pho

Syllabification: pho
Pronunciation: /fər
 
/

noun

  • A type of Vietnamese soup, typically made from beef stock and spices to which noodles and thinly sliced beef or chicken are added.
    More example sentences
    • Moving on to the main course, the beef pho was pretty average.
    • Afterwards, we had pho at Hoi An, a Vietnamese restaurant in Tribeca.
    • I order a seafood roll and a beef pho.

Origin

Vietnamese, perhaps from French feu (in pot-au-feu).

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