sopaipilla

noun so·pai·pil·la \ ˌsō-pī-ˈpē-(y)ə , -ˈpēl-yə \
variants: or sopapilla play \ˌsō-pə-ˈpē-(y)ə, -ˈpēl-yə\

Definition of sopaipilla

: a usually puffy piece of deep-fried dough often sweetened with honey

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Origin and Etymology of sopaipilla

American Spanish sopaipilla, diminutive of Spanish sopaipa fritter soaked in honey, from sopa food soaked in milk, of Germanic origin; akin to Old English sūpan to swallow


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