a fermented seasoning paste of soybeans, often with rice or barley added, used especially to flavor soups and sauces.
Other definitions for miso- (2 of 2)
a combining form meaning “hate,” with the object of hatred specified by the following element: misogyny.
- Also mis-.
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How to use miso in a sentence
We recommend the buttery miso ramen, topped with a soft-boiled egg, scallions, and corn.
Try the miso ramen at Sapporo (152 W. 49th St.; 212-869-8972; entrées from $9).
For the Black miso Sauce Heat the olive oil in a large sauté pan over medium-high heat.Daniel Boulud Reveals His 4 Favorite Recipes From His New Cookbook | Daniel Boulud | October 15, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
Put the miso sauce in a small saucepan, place over low heat, and stir to heat through; season with crushed black pepper to taste.Daniel Boulud Reveals His 4 Favorite Recipes From His New Cookbook | Daniel Boulud | October 15, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
In Kato, my favorite lunch set includes braised golden eye snapper, rice, miso soup, and pickles.
Many of them carefully bring their own rice and miso, and are put up at a cost of about 10 sen a day.The Foundations of Japan | J.W. Robertson Scott
miso-dolos on indulgences granted to benefactors for building Saint George the Martyr's, 444.
His food, which he cooked himself, was chiefly rice and miso.The Foundations of Japan | J.W. Robertson Scott
British Dictionary definitions for miso (1 of 2)
a thick brown salty paste made from soya beans, used to flavour savoury dishes, esp soups
British Dictionary definitions for miso- (2 of 2)
indicating hatred: misogyny
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