pho

[fuh]

Origin of pho

perhaps from French (pot-au-)feu pot-au-feu
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Contemporary Examples of pho

  • Now, pho joints and Korean restaurants vie with In-N-Out Burger and Jewish delis.

  • I always seem to be in the mood for Pho Bang no matter what time it is.

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  • Eight years later I still find myself craving the crispy Vietnamese lettuce rolls with special house-made chili sauce and the pho.

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British Dictionary definitions for pho

pho

noun
  1. a Vietnamese noodle soup

Word Origin for pho

C20: from Vietnamese, perhaps from French feu fire
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