dumplings dumplings  /ˈdəm plɪŋz/

Definition(s):

  • (n) small balls or strips of boiled or steamed dough

Usage(s):

  1. Today he's in a mental institution while his wife peddles dumplings of fatty pork and mustard greens under the soot-covered trees.
  2. Pizza and fried chicken are tasty treats, but they're not staples in China like, say, noodles and dumplings--and that's where Yum thinks it can really score.
  3. The dining room's table is laden with Uighur specialities steamed dumplings, sesame-encrusted flatbreads, pastries stuffed with cheese and dates.

News

  1. Poultry, polka partner for pleasure Sunday, June 23 at Sokol Greater Cleveland event

    Duck, dumplings and world-class polka music are on the menu June 23 as Sokol Greater Cleveland hosts a dinner and music performance by the Hank Haller Ensemble at Bohemian National Hall in Cleveland.
    on June 20, 2013     Source: The Sun Post-Herald

  2. All News

    Kitten's Dumplings was much the best, winning the Regret at Churchill Downs by 2 1/4 lengths as the heavy favorite Saturday night.
    on June 19, 2013     Source: Daily Racing Form

  3. Florida heart defect survivor Nels Matson takes on epic run to aid Long Beach nonprofit

    Before embarking on an immense personal quest this weekend, Nels Matson sat down for a final carbo-loading dinner of chicken and dumplings, and looked figuratively at the long road ahead.
    on June 18, 2013     Source: Long Beach Press-Telegram

Quotes

  1. "On the first day of competition (on Sunday) being Chinese New Year ...... perhaps the team will prepare some dumplings. I remember in Salt Lake City we made dumplings before the competition," said Xue.
    on Feb 10, 2010 By: Shen Xue Source: Vancouver Sun

  2. "Originally I had it in my mind that I'd have to pack up my kids and eat dumplings for three months in Romania," Blanchett says.
    on Jan 20, 2007 By: Cate Blanchett Source: Khaleej Times

  3. "There are things about eating that I will miss," Kobayashi said. "The sandwiches, the hard-boiled eggs, the satisfying feeling you get after replenishing your body's nutrients, and especially the fried dumplings."
    on Jul 4, 2009 By: Takeru Kobayashi Source: al.com

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