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knockwurst

noun knock·wurst \ˈnäk-(ˌ)wərst also -ˌvu̇(r)st, sometimes -ˌvu̇sht\

Definition of knockwurst

  1. :  a short thick heavily seasoned sausage



Variants of knockwurst

also knackwurst \ˈnäk-(ˌ)wərst also -ˌvu̇(r)st, sometimes -ˌvu̇sht\

Origin of knockwurst

German Knackwurst, from knacken to crackle (of imitative origin) + Wurst wurst


First Known Use: circa 1929


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