Examples of dumpling in a Sentence
We had vegetarian dumplings as an appetizer.
Recent Examples of dumpling from the Web
The Old Kiln Cafe serves up hearty Scottish delicacies, from haggis in pepper sauce to traditional Clootie dumplings (pudding made with fruit and spices).
In the hands of chef Denise Mazal, jaeger schnitzel, handmade sausages, spaetzle dumplings, fresh rye bread and sweet sauerkraut all give stout reprimands to the Bavarian stereotypes, crowned by kolaches worthy of any pastry chef’s portfolio.
Try: Belly of the Beast, with oxtail dumplings and beef short rib.
At dim sum, there’s always a polite little dance around the last dumpling in each basket.
But Hing offers sensational little dumplings, or buns.
In the words of Hilary Duff: Hey now, (hey now), this is what dreams are made of. Smorgasburg heads to Santa Anita Park on Saturday for a special dumplings-only edition starring the likes of Workaholic and Brothecary.
In 3 batches, cook dumplings, stirring, until filling is cooked through, 3 to 6 minutes.
Be sure to try the classic pork xiaolongbao dumplings during your visit–they're not to be missed.
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Origin and Etymology of dumpling
First Known Use: circa 1600See Words from the same year
DUMPLING Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of dumpling for English Language Learners
: a small lump of dough that is boiled or steamed
: a piece of food that is wrapped in dough and cooked
DUMPLING Defined for Kids
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