matzo ball

noun

Definition of matzo ball

: a small ball-shaped dumpling made from matzo meal

Examples of matzo ball in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Add potato-leek latkes for $10 or some of the restaurant’s standard fare like matzo ball soup ($10) or rugelach ($2.50). Janelle Bitker, San Francisco Chronicle, 4 Nov. 2021 The deli’s goal, the rabbi said, is to serve community members who wanted kosher food, but also the general public craving pastrami and matzo ball soup. Eddie Morales, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 4 Aug. 2021 The deli’s goal, the rabbi said, is to serve community members who wanted kosher food, but also the general public craving pastrami and matzo ball soup. Eddie Morales, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 4 Aug. 2021 The deli’s goal, the rabbi said, is to serve community members who wanted kosher food, but also the general public craving pastrami and matzo ball soup. Eddie Morales, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 4 Aug. 2021 The pop-up is named for Heitner’s Polish grandmother, whose memory is honored through the pastrami taco, matzo ball soup and chicken liver tostadas. Jenn Harris Columnist, Los Angeles Times, 26 Aug. 2021 The deli’s goal, the rabbi said, is to serve community members who wanted kosher food, but also the general public craving pastrami and matzo ball soup. Eddie Morales, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 4 Aug. 2021 Grampa’s, of course, still cooks up diner nosh grandpas love eating (bagels schmeared with nova and cream cheese, patty melts, matzo ball soup), but also modern comfort foods their grandkids love (breakfast sandwiches). Phillip Valys, sun-sentinel.com, 12 Aug. 2021 The deli’s goal, the rabbi said, is to serve community members who wanted kosher food, but also the general public craving pastrami and matzo ball soup. Eddie Morales, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 4 Aug. 2021

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First Known Use of matzo ball

1902, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of matzo ball was in 1902

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matzo

matzo ball

matzo meal

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Last Updated

9 Nov 2021

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“Matzo ball.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/matzo%20ball. Accessed 1 Dec. 2021.

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