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sopaipilla

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noun so·pai·pil·la \ˌsō-pī-ˈpē-yə, -ˈpēl-yə\

Definition of sopaipilla

  1. :  a usually puffy piece of deep-fried dough often sweetened with honey



Variants of sopaipilla

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sopapilla

play \ˈsō-pə-\

Origin and Etymology of sopaipilla

American Spanish sopaipilla, diminutive of Spanish sopaipa fritter soaked in honey, from sopa food soaked in milk, of Germanic origin; akin to Old English sūpan to swallow


First Known Use: circa 1940

Rhymes with sopaipilla


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