less common spelling of knockwurst

: a short thick heavily seasoned sausage

Examples of knackwurst in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Not to knock the knackwurst, but there’s not always a correlation between notable diners and culinary excellence. Globe Staff,, 23 Aug. 2022 Grip the wheel—its rim is as fat as a German knackwurst, the leather as smooth as a sausage casing—and there's precious little feel that makes its way through. Joe Lorio, Car and Driver, 8 June 2022

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“Knackwurst.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 27 Feb. 2024.

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