Definition of rasgulla in English:

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Pronunciation: /rʌsˈɡʊlə/

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An Indian sweet consisting of a ball of paneer (curd cheese) cooked in syrup.
Example sentences
  • Milk is also used as a sweetmeat ingredient, especially for sandesh and rasgullas, in the form of fresh curd cheese (chhenna).
  • The preference list charts out varieties of perishable items - flower baskets, bouquets, rasgullas, cashews, walnuts and raisins.
  • Or they would come and whip up a magical meal ranging from kathi kebabs to a main meal of meats and vegetables, right down to rasmalai and rasgulla.


From Hindi rasgullā, from ras 'juice' + gullā 'ball'.

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