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bratwurst

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noun brat·wurst \ˈbrät-(ˌ)wərst also ˈbrat- also -ˌvu̇(r)st; sometimes -ˌvu̇sht\

Definition of bratwurst

  1. :  fresh pork sausage for frying



Origin and Etymology of bratwurst

German, from Old High German brātwurst, from brāt meat without waste + wurst sausage


First Known Use: 1851


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