kasha

[ kah-shuh ]
/ ˈkɑ ʃə /

noun

a soft food prepared from hulled and crushed grain, especially buckwheat.
such grain before cooking.

QUIZZES

BECOME A PRO CHEF WITH THIS EXQUISITE CUISINE QUIZ!

Even if you can't be a professional chef, you can at least talk like one with this vocabulary quiz.
Question 1 of 9
You may have read the word "simmer" in a recipe or two, but what does it really mean?

Origin of kasha

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

Definition for kasha (2 of 2)

Kasha
[ kash-uh ]
/ ˈkæʃ ə /

Trademark.

a brand name for a soft fabric of wool and goat's hair, having a napped surface and a slight crosswise streak.
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020

Example sentences from the Web for kasha

British Dictionary definitions for kasha

kasha
/ (ˈkɑːʃə) /

noun

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

Word Origin for kasha

from Russian
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