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Definition of "blintz" [blintz]

  • A thin, rolled blini, usually filled with cottage cheese, that is folded and then sautéed or baked and often served with sour cream. (noun)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Use "blintz" in a sentence
  • "At a recent meeting, Dorson served a cheesy, crepelike pastry called a blintz and explained the legendary story of how a Hebrew woman named Judith used it to help the ancient army of Israel conquer its enemy."
  • "An English noun which is definitely back-formed from a plural is blints (often misspelled "blintz")."
  • "The sound made in the throat when ingesting a blintz that's too dry."