Definition of sushi in English:

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sushi

Pronunciation: /ˈso͞oSHē/

noun

A Japanese dish consisting of small balls or rolls of vinegar-flavored cold cooked rice served with a garnish of raw fish, vegetables, or egg.
Example sentences
  • I had sushi, wonton soup, rice balls, and just about everything else they had there.
  • The aim is to supply the insatiable Japanese market, which prefers oily tuna for sushi.
  • The idea of eating food that was not a burrito or cheap sushi was a heavenly prospect.

Origin

Japanese.

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Syllabification: su·shi

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