Definition of ramen in English:

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ramen

Pronunciation: /ˈrämən/

plural noun

(In oriental cuisine) quick-cooking noodles, typically served in a broth with meat and vegetables.
Example sentences
  • My reclusive fourth housemate's nightly meals of canned ravioli or packets of ramen noodles are stunning.
  • The noodles, most of which we left behind because we were so full from the meat and vegetables, were ramen and rice noodles.
  • The vegetable ramen noodles at this family run neighborhood fixture are worth a stop all on their own.

Origin

Japanese, from Chinese 'to pull' + miàn 'noodles'.

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Syllabification: ra·men

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