kasha

[ kah-shuh ]

noun
  1. a soft food prepared from hulled and crushed grain, especially buckwheat.

  2. such grain before cooking.

Origin of kasha

1
First recorded in 1800–10, kasha is from the Russian word kásha

Words Nearby kasha

Other definitions for Kasha (2 of 2)

Kasha
[ kash-uh ]

Trademark.
  1. a brand name for a soft fabric of wool and goat's hair, having a napped surface and a slight crosswise streak.

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How to use kasha in a sentence

  • I, Ahura Mazda, seize the waters from the sea Vouru-kasha with the wind and the clouds.

  • Léonie for me, old kasha for the children—they do everything.

    The Genius | Margaret Horton Potter

British Dictionary definitions for kasha

kasha

/ (ˈkɑːʃə) /


noun
  1. a dish originating in Eastern Europe, consisting of boiled or baked buckwheat

Origin of kasha

1
from Russian

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