matzo

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n matzo brittle flat bread eaten at Passover
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n matzo A cake of unleavened bread eaten by the Jews at the feast of the Passover.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Heb. matstsōth, pl. of matstsāh, unleavened

Usage

In literature:

Each family is forced to bake its own matzos, as none can be bought from abroad.
"Pictures of Jewish Home-Life Fifty Years Ago" by Hannah Trager
We had had neither bread nor matzo for dinner, and were more hungry than ever, if that is possible.
"From Plotzk to Boston" by Mary Antin
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In news:

JOAN NATHAN'S MATZO BALLS from New American Cooking by Joan Nathan.
For matzo balls, 2 hours.
Host Evan Kleiman and Chef Ilan Hall of The Gorbals compare notes on matzo balls.
You don't need to be observant— or even Jewish—to appreciate matzo brei, Passover's gift to the brunch table.
Simple steps for matzo ball s that float.
For matzo ball s, 2 hours.
Named after a Polish dumpling or matzo ball , knedels are virus-sized synthetic polymer particles that could be hollowed out and filled with DNA.
The classically kosher brand Manischewitz conjures up images of potent, fruity wine often served at Bar Mitzvahs and Passover matzos.
Five Napkin 's burgers—the centerpiece of a needlessly wide-ranging menu, which includes yellowtail sushi rolls and matzo-ball soup—arrive as juicy as advertised.
Whenever I eat my favorite chicken and matzo ball soup, I get transported back to my childhood during traditional holidays and celebrations.
In a medium bowl, whisk together eggs, milk, matzo meal, potato starch and salt.
Josh's Deli has a winning recipe for matzo ball soup ($5.95).
Matzo Kugel with Spinach and Goat Cheese .
A matzo bread house, sold on Chrismakkuh.com, is meant to celebrate both Christmas and Hanukkah.
We had no problems with non-Jews We were friends, sharing our matzo from Passover and their chocolate from Easter.
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