Definition of 'dumpling'
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Used Rarely. dumpling is in the lower 50% of commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'dumpling'
British English: dumpling /ˈdʌmplɪŋ/ NOUN
Dumplings are small lumps of dough that are cooked and eaten, either with meat and vegetables or as part of a sweet pudding.
- American English: dumpling
- Arabic: عَجِينَةٌ مَسْلُوقَة
- Brazilian Portuguese: bolinho cozido
- Chinese: 饺子
- Croatian: knedla
- Czech: knedlík
- Danish: melbolle
- Dutch: knoedel
- European Spanish: bola de masa que se come en sopas o guisos
- Finnish: myky
- French: boulette culinaire
- German: Kloß
- Greek: ντάμπλινγκ
- Italian: gnocco
- Japanese: ダンプリング
- Korean: 만두
- Norwegian: melbolle
- Polish: kluska
- European Portuguese: bolinho cozido
- Romanian: gălușcă
- Russian: клецка
- Spanish: albóndigas de masa
- Swedish: klimp
- Thai: ก้อนพุดดิ้ง
- Turkish: hamur yuvarı
- Ukrainian: галушка
- Vietnamese: bánh bao
Definition of dumpling from the Collins English Dictionary
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