Definition of smetana in English:

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smetana

Pronunciation: /ˈsmet(ə)nə/

noun

Sour cream.
Example sentences
  • They prepare a variety of rich and tasty soups, which are almost always served with a dollop of sour cream, or smetana.
  • The local variety of sour cream, smetana is often sweeter than is common in the West, closer actually to heavy cream.

Origin

Russian, from smetatʹ 'sweep off'.

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Syllabification: sme·ta·na

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