Definition of pupu
: an Asian dish served as an appetizer or main course and consisting of a variety of foods (such as egg rolls, spareribs, and fried shrimp) pupu platter
Recent Examples of pupu from the Web
Their pupu platter of average big men didn’t help either.
Pull up a mondo pupu platter ($19.95) and light the torches at Boise’s only tiki bar.
Cheese balls or a flaming pupu platter are probably O.K.
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Origin and Etymology of pupu
Hawaiian pūpū appetizer
First Known Use: 1950See Words from the same year
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