mulligatawny

noun
mul·​li·​ga·​taw·​ny | \ ˌmə-li-gə-ˈtȯ-nē How to pronounce mulligatawny (audio) , -ˈtä- \

Definition of mulligatawny

: a rich soup usually of chicken stock seasoned with curry

Examples of mulligatawny in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Tarka’s mulligatawny, made from a base of rich coconut milk and ground chicken, is super silky and boasts layers of mild spice. Joanna O'leary, Chron, 15 Oct. 2021 Tarka’s mulligatawny, made from a base of rich coconut milk and ground chicken, is super silky and boasts layers of mild spice. Joanna O'leary, Chron, 15 Oct. 2021 Tarka’s mulligatawny, made from a base of rich coconut milk and ground chicken, is super silky and boasts layers of mild spice. Joanna O'leary, Chron, 15 Oct. 2021 Tarka’s mulligatawny, made from a base of rich coconut milk and ground chicken, is super silky and boasts layers of mild spice. Joanna O'leary, Chron, 15 Oct. 2021 Tarka’s mulligatawny, made from a base of rich coconut milk and ground chicken, is super silky and boasts layers of mild spice. Joanna O'leary, Chron, 15 Oct. 2021 Tarka’s mulligatawny, made from a base of rich coconut milk and ground chicken, is super silky and boasts layers of mild spice. Joanna O'leary, Chron, 15 Oct. 2021 Tarka’s mulligatawny, made from a base of rich coconut milk and ground chicken, is super silky and boasts layers of mild spice. Joanna O'leary, Chron, 15 Oct. 2021 Tarka’s mulligatawny, made from a base of rich coconut milk and ground chicken, is super silky and boasts layers of mild spice. Joanna O'leary, Chron, 15 Oct. 2021 See More

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First Known Use of mulligatawny

1784, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for mulligatawny

Tamil miḷakutaṇṇi, from miḷaku pepper + taṇṇi water

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The first known use of mulligatawny was in 1784

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Last Updated

30 Jun 2022

Cite this Entry

“Mulligatawny.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/mulligatawny. Accessed 30 Jun. 2022.

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