/ (ˈkɪsəl) /
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a Russian dessert of sweetened fruit purée thickened with arrowroot
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The rainy weather could not ________ my elated spirits on my graduation day.
Word Origin for kissel
from Russian kisel
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How to use kissel in a sentence
The Water King flung himself on the kissel and honey-water, and ate and ate, and drank and drank until he burst!Russian Fairy Tales|W. R. S. Ralston
Baron Kissel, who annoyed the besiegers from without, was desirous of sending a message to the commander of the garrison.Curiosities of Human Nature|Anonymous