spring roll


Definition of spring roll

: egg roll also : any of various similar appetizers especially in Asian cuisine

Examples of spring roll in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web One spring roll example is The Donut Shop, so named because LaVui was once a doughnut shop. Sarah Blaskovich, Dallas News, "Vietnamese restaurant LaVui opens in Dallas, with inspiration from popular sushi joint Oishii," 27 Aug. 2020 What happens as this seemingly interminable spring rolls into a precarious summer? Ed Yong, The Atlantic, "Our Pandemic Summer," 14 Apr. 2020 House specialties include spring rolls packed with fresh veggies, savory curries, noodle bowls, burgers featuring a homemade veggie patty and desserts such as baked vegan cheesecake. azcentral, "5 restaurants near Dodgers and White Sox spring training games at Camelback Ranch," 10 Feb. 2020 Those include an avocado toast and vegan spring rolls with a homemade peanut dipping sauce. Ann Maloney, NOLA.com, "A sneak peek at French Quarter Fest's 2018 food," 4 Dec. 2017 From spring rolls to sushi, the vast continent of Asia (and its islands) has given rise to an incredibly wide array of finger foods. Saveur Editors, Saveur, "37 Best Asian Appetizers and Finger Foods," 8 May 2020 During the before times, Orange County Vietnamese restaurant Brodard could sell 5,000 of its famous nem nuong spring rolls in a day. Los Angeles Times, "Surviving the Shutdown: Brodard Restaurant keeps feeding Little Saigon," 23 Apr. 2020 Until spring rolls around, here are a number of houseplants in several categories that can freshen your home, and instructions for caring for them. Earl Nickel, SFChronicle.com, "Houseplants brighten the winter home," 24 Jan. 2020 The menu features spring rolls, pho with oxtail and broken rice dishes. Priscilla Totiyapungprasert, azcentral, "From Nobu to Matt's Big Breakfast: 27 restaurants that opened in metro Phoenix in January," 3 Feb. 2020

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First Known Use of spring roll

1927, in the meaning defined above

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31 Aug 2020

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“Spring roll.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/spring%20roll. Accessed 20 Oct. 2020.

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