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[ pi-rawsh-kee, -rosh- ]
/ pɪˈrɔʃ ki, -ˈrɒʃ- /

noun (used with a plural verb) Russian Cookery.

small turnovers or dumplings with a filling, as of meat or fruit.

Nearby words

pirogi, pirogue, piroplasm, piroplasma, piroplasmosis, piroshki, pirouette, piroxicam, piroxicam olamine, pirozhki, pis aller

Origin of piroshki

1910–15; < Russian pirozhkí, plural of pirozkók, diminutive of piróg stuffed pastry Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019