kissel

/ (ˈkɪsəl) /

noun

a Russian dessert of sweetened fruit purée thickened with arrowroot

Nearby words

  1. kiss off,
  2. kiss-and-tell,
  3. kiss-off,
  4. kissable,
  5. kissagram,
  6. kisser,
  7. kissimmee,
  8. kissing bridge,
  9. kissing bug,
  10. kissing cousin

Word Origin for kissel

from Russian kisel

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Examples from the Web for kissel

  • 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