Definition of sashimi in English:

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sashimi

Pronunciation: /säˈSHēmē/

noun

A Japanese dish of bite-sized pieces of raw fish eaten with soy sauce and wasabi paste: tuna sashimi
More example sentences
  • In Japanese cuisine, green shiso is added to sushi, soups, salads, sashimi, and tempura.
  • Some fresh fish is eaten raw with soy sauce as sashimi, or combined raw with rice in sushi.
  • I had several bottles of hot sake and some miso to accompany our dish of sashimi.

Origin

Japanese.

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Syllabification: sa·shi·mi

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