Definition of Samosa

1. Noun. Small turnover of Indian origin filled with vegetables or meat and fried and served hot.

Generic synonyms: Turnover



Definition of Samosa

1. Noun. a snack, of Indian origin, consisting of a deep-fried triangular turnover filled with vegetables (especially potatoes) or meat ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Samosa

1. a filled pastry turnover [n -S]

Lexicographical Neighbors of Samosa

samlet
samlets
samlor
samlors
sammed
sammich
sammiches
sammier
sammiers
sammies
samming
samnitis
samoa
samogon
samoleon
samosa (current term)
samosas
samoun
samovar
samovars
samoyedes
samoyeds
sampan
sampans
samphire
samphires
sampi
sampire
sampires
sampis

Literary usage of Samosa

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Monks' Cookbook by Himalayan Academy, Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami (1997)
"Vegetable samosa Filling: NORTH INDIAN ENCHILADA-TYPE LUNCH SNACK 3 big potatoes, diced 1/4 cup ghee salt to taste lemon juice 1 cup shelled green peas, ..."

2. Monks' Cookbook by Himalayan Academy, Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami (1997)
"Vegetable samosa Filling: NORTH INDIAN ENCHILADA-TYPE LUNCH SNACK 3 big potatoes, diced 1/4 cup ghee salt to taste lemon juice 1 cup shelled green peas, ..."

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