sashimi

noun
sa·​shi·​mi | \ ˈsä-shə-mē How to pronounce sashimi (audio) , sä-ˈshē- \

Definition of sashimi

: a Japanese dish of thinly sliced raw fish

Examples of sashimi in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Sushi can be pretty intimidating, but these recipe cards are super fun and easy to follow, and explain everything from rolling, to cutting sashimi, to arranging a chirashi bowl. Aly Walansky, Forbes, 5 June 2021 The dish features six sashimi slices of Hawaiian kampachi fish atop cara cara oranges, with Vietnamese dipping sauce, citrus oil, cilantro and yuzu tobiko. San Diego Union-Tribune, 25 May 2021 Police ushered people into a ballroom, where resort workers provided blankets and food including prime rib and sashimi to about 100 people, Aiu said. Fox News, 13 Apr. 2021 Police ushered people into a ballroom, where resort workers provided blankets and food including prime rib and sashimi to about 100 people, Aiu said. Fox News, 13 Apr. 2021 Police ushered people into a ballroom, where resort workers provided blankets and food including prime rib and sashimi to about 100 people, Aiu said. Fox News, 13 Apr. 2021 Nodoguro has already booked its first event, serving crab onigiri and albacore sashimi for a rosé release party at Domaine & Fils winery in Dundee. Michael Russell, oregonlive, 27 Apr. 2021 Diners could reserve a table for an elegant, multi-course omakase menu, featuring spoonfuls of sashimi and wine pairings. Priscilla Totiyapungprasert, The Arizona Republic, 27 Apr. 2021 Police ushered people into a ballroom, where resort workers provided blankets and food including prime rib and sashimi to about 100 people, Aiu said. Fox News, 13 Apr. 2021

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First Known Use of sashimi

1879, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for sashimi

Japanese

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13 Jun 2021

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“Sashimi.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sashimi. Accessed 19 Jun. 2021.

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sashimi

noun

English Language Learners Definition of sashimi

: a Japanese food made of thinly sliced raw fish

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