ra·​men | \ ˈrä-mən How to pronounce ramen (audio) \

Definition of ramen

: quick-cooking egg noodles usually served in a broth with bits of meat and vegetables

Examples of ramen in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Quan Hapa will also be discontinuing ramen as a regular menu item. Haadiza Ogwude, The Enquirer, 10 June 2022 There’s a ramen place in Central Square in Cambridge called Muku Ramen. Kara Baskin, BostonGlobe.com, 31 May 2022 The meat is then shredded and ready for tacos, quesabirria, and even birria ramen. Marco Torres, Chron, 26 May 2022 The ideas that Running Tide is committing itself to will matter for much longer than its ramen-looking buoys do. Robinson Meyer, The Atlantic, 25 May 2022 Hot pots can make a variety of dishes, but is especially great for making the coveted dorm room ramen noodles. Josie Howell | Jhowell@al.com, al, 24 May 2022 The shelter, La Posada Providencia, had hot food waiting, and ramen noodles for later if the migrants were still hungry. New York Times, 24 May 2022 Mason’s Creamery, known for its authentic ramen bowls in the winter and artisan ice cream flavors during the rest of the year, was one of several Cleveland restaurants the program, now in its 35th season, visited during NBA All-Star weekend. cleveland, 18 May 2022 Long-term, the new Slabtown location hopes to collaborate with ramen masters from around the world, though don’t expect that to start until summer or fall. oregonlive, 18 May 2022 See More

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First Known Use of ramen

1962, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for ramen

Japanese rāmen

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14 Jun 2022

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“Ramen.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ramen. Accessed 25 Jun. 2022.

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