wurst

noun
\ˈwərst also ˈwu̇rst, sometimes ˈwu̇sht or ˈwu̇st; also with v, for w \

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Synonyms

link, sausage

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Examples of wurst in a Sentence

spicy wurst mixed with chopped potatoes is delicious

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Maryland German Festival Feast on wurst and sauerkraut and schnitzel and strudel, all washed down with a stein or two of beer (or should that be Bier?). Chris Kaltenbach, baltimoresun.com, "Spice, sauerkraut and Barenaked Ladies: the best of Baltimore's arts and entertainment scene this week," 8 July 2018 Gabriel Rico, from Mexico, dreamed up a swing with supports that look like wursts and a slide that looks like the bone Pebble Flintstone wears in her hair. Vogue, "In Berlin, a New Rooftop Playground Turns Child’s Play into High Art," 5 June 2018 He was swept right back to his childhood by the triple-wurst sausage platter straight from Usinger's with that hot German potato salad and sauerkraut on the side. Jane Ford-stewart, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, "Bier & Burger new Hales Corners restaurant salutes beer barons," 24 Jan. 2018 The restaurant’s street front, roughly the width of a school bus, is crowded by culinary neighbors: an Irish pub, a German wurst haus, a large Mexican cantina. Coco Mccabe And Doug Stewart, BostonGlobe.com, "Casa B is a worthy find in Somerville’s Union Square," 21 Apr. 2018 Bratwurst, which still has not won a Sausage Race in 2018 (nor has Chorizo), lost a shoe in the melee and may have taken the wurst of it. Jr Radcliffe, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, "Racing Sausages take a tumble during Tuesday's nightly race at Miller Park," 18 Apr. 2018 Brought to the D by Greek immigrants passing through New York, possibly picking up a Coney Island hot dog on the way, these wursts are topped with beef sauce, diced onions and yellow mustard and tucked into a white bun. Katherine Rodeghier, chicagotribune.com, "Fuel up on culinary classics in these five states," 4 Aug. 2017 Celebrating the best of the wurst, the Bavarian Spring Fest kicks off the festival season with a benefit for the nonprofit Crisis Center for South Suburbia. Erin Gallagher, chicagotribune.com, "Fundraiser offers taste of Germany," 15 May 2017

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First Known Use of wurst

1820, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for wurst

German, from Old High German

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