Definition of yogurt in English:

yogurt

Syllabification: yo·gurt
Pronunciation: /ˈyōgərt
 
/
(also yoghurt or yoghourt)

noun

  • A semisolid sourish food prepared from milk fermented by added bacteria, often sweetened and flavored.
    More example sentences
    • 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.

Origin

early 17th century: from Turkish yoǧurt.

More definitions of yogurt

Definition of yogurt in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove ads and access premium resources

Word of the day skosh
Pronunciation: skōSH
noun
a small amount; a little