hangi

noun NZ

Also: Māori oven, umu an open-air cooking pit
the food cooked in it
the social gathering at the resultant meal

Nearby words

  1. hanged for a sheep as a lamb, might as well be,
  2. hanged, drawn, and quartered,
  3. hanger,
  4. hanger-on,
  5. hangfire,
  6. hanging,
  7. hanging gardens of babylon,
  8. hanging glacier,
  9. hanging indentation,
  10. hanging indention

Word Origin for hangi

Māori

Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012

Examples from the Web for hangi