A relatively tasteless and odourless paste made from minced fish, used especially to produce imitation crabmeat and lobster meat: Americans now eat more than 130 million pounds of surimi a year
More example sentences
- The second market is South Korea, where, in the 1970s, firms began producing surimi as a substitute for raw fish in domestic products, such as fried fish cakes and fish sausage.
Japanese, literally 'minced flesh'.
Definition of surimi in:
- The US English dictionary