Definition of pho in English:


Line breaks: pho
Pronunciation: /fəː


[mass noun]
  • A type of Vietnamese soup, typically made from beef stock and spices to which noodles and thinly sliced beef or chicken are added.
    More example sentences
    • Moving on to the main course, the beef pho was pretty average.
    • Afterwards, we had pho at Hoi An, a Vietnamese restaurant in Tribeca.
    • I order a seafood roll and a beef pho.


Vietnamese, perhaps from French feu (in pot-au-feu).

More definitions of pho

Definition of pho in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove ads and access premium resources

Word of the day grotesquerie
Pronunciation: grōˈteskərē
grotesque quality or grotesque things collectively