Definition of akami
- When preparing this sushi at home, the choice of tuna is nearly always the akami, the nonfatty red meat, because of its availability and reasonable price.
- —Hiroko Shimbo, The Sushi Experience, 2006
Love words? You must — there are over 200,000 words in our free online dictionary, but you are looking for one that’s only in the Merriam-Webster Unabridged Dictionary.
Start your free trial today and get unlimited access to America's largest dictionary, with:
First Known Use: 1974See Words from the same year
What made you want to look up akami? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).
having a quality expressive of sadness
Get Word of the Day daily email!