any hot or cold usually bite-size appetizer, often served in a varied assortment.
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How to use pupu in a sentence
They sent a big pupu platter up to her room with a dish of poi and a hollow pineapple filled with rum.Makers | Cory Doctorow
Then she found another pupu-hina-hina-ula (shell beautiful, with rainbow colors).Legends of Gods and Ghosts (Hawaiian Mythology) | W. D. (William Drake) Westervelt
After the marriage, pupu-kani-oi (the singing shell) and her husband entered the shell-boat, and started back to Molokai.Legends of Gods and Ghosts (Hawaiian Mythology) | W. D. (William Drake) Westervelt