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currynoun [C or U]

uk   /ˈkʌr.i/  us   /ˈkɝː.i/
A2 a dish, originally from South Asia, consisting of meat or vegetables cooked in a spicy sauce: a hot (= very spicy) curry a mild (= slightly spicy) curry vegetable/chicken/lamb curry curry sauce

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curried
adjective uk   /ˈkʌr.id/  us   /ˈkɝː.id/
curried eggs/fish

curryverb

uk   /ˈkʌr.i/  us   /ˈkɝː.i/
(Definition of curry from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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currynoun [C/U]

 us   /ˈkɜr·i, ˈkʌr·i/
a dish, originally from India, consisting usually of meat or vegetables cooked in a spicy sauce: [U] Lamb curry is this restaurant’s specialty.
(Definition of curry from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “curry”
in Korean 커리…
in Arabic كاري (طَعام هِنْدي)…
in Malaysian kari…
in French curry…
in Russian карри…
in Chinese (Traditional) (源自印度的)咖喱食品,咖喱菜餚…
in Italian (prato ao) curry…
in Turkish baharatı bol, acı Hint yemeği…
in Polish curry…
in Spanish curry…
in Vietnamese món cà ri…
in Portuguese caril…
in Thai แกงเผ็ด…
in German das Currygericht…
in Catalan curri…
in Japanese カレー…
in Chinese (Simplified) (源自印度的)咖喱食品,咖喱菜肴…
in Indonesian kari…
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