Definition of "kebab" []

  • Shish kebab. (noun)
  • A dish consisting of small pieces of meat, tomatoes, onions, etc, threaded onto skewers and grilled, generally over charcoal (noun)

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Use "kebab" in a sentence
  • "And I really must finish this kebab from the chippy."
  • "This vegetarian version of the kebab is filled with green goodies like green peas and spinach, as Manasi of A Cook At Heart shows in her mouth-watering recipe for Hara Bhara Kebab."
  • "What do you call a kebab that froths at the mouth and sings 'I'm burning up on you'?"