Definition of yogurt in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈjɒɡət/
Pronunciation: /ˈjəʊɡət/
(also yoghurt or yoghourt)


[mass noun]
A semi-solid sourish food prepared from milk fermented by added bacteria: low-fat yogurt [count noun]: frozen yogurts
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  • Chilled soup of Jaffa orange and natural yoghurt and oregano ice cream is served in the summer.
  • Cram the lumps of chicken into hot pitta bread with the spiced yoghurt and some shredded crisp lettuce.
  • Whizz the avocado, yoghurt, milk, lemon juice and vinegar in a blender until smooth.


Early 17th century: from Turkish yoǧurt.

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