Quantcast
Merriam-Webster Logo
  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
  • Scrabble
  • Spanish Central
  • Learner's Dictionary

pierogi

noun, pie·ro·gi \pə-ˈrō-gē, pi-\

Definition of pierogi

plural pierogi also pierogies

  1. :  a case of dough filled with a savory filling (as of meat, cheese, or vegetables) and cooked by boiling and then panfrying



Variants of pierogi

also pirogi play \pə-ˈrō-gē, pi-\

Origin of pierogi

Polish, plural of pieróg dumpling, pierogi


First Known Use: 1811


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up pierogi? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

to dishevel or rumple

Get Word of the Day daily email!