[ brat-wurst, -woorst, braht-; German braht-voorsht ]
/ ˈbræt wɜrst, -wʊərst, ˈbrɑt-; German ˈbrɑtˌvʊərʃt /
a sausage made of pork, spices, and herbs, sometimes without a casing, usually served sautéed or broiled.
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Origin of bratwurst
1910–15; <German, equivalent to brat(en) to roast, bake + Wurst sausage
Words nearby bratwurst
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British Dictionary definitions for bratwurst
/ (ˈbrɑːtˌwɜːst, German ˈbraːtvurst) /
a type of small pork sausage
Word Origin for bratwurst
C20: German, from Old High German, from brāto meat + wurst sausage; related to Old Saxon brādo ham
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