- a very small dumpling made of a batter of butter, egg, flour, and seasoning, cooked in broth.
Origin of rivel
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Her wings were clogged with 'gums and pomatums,' and her 'thin essence' had shrunk 'like a rivel'd flower.'Hours in a Library, Volume I. (of III.)