lekvar

noun
lek·​var | \ ˈlek-ˌvär How to pronounce lekvar (audio) \

Definition of lekvar

: a prune butter used as a pastry filling

First Known Use of lekvar

circa 1958, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for lekvar

Hungarian lekvár jam

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about lekvar

Dictionary Entries near lekvar

lekai salmon

lekane

lekin

lekvar

lekythos

Leland

L electron

Statistics for lekvar

Look-up Popularity

Time Traveler for lekvar

The first known use of lekvar was circa 1958

See more words from the same year

More from Merriam-Webster on lekvar

Rhyming Dictionary: Words that rhyme with lekvar

Comments on lekvar

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

WORD OF THE DAY

one from the Upper Peninsula of Michigan

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Musical Words Quiz

  • gramophone
  • Which word describes a musical performance marked by the absence of instrumental accompaniment?
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!