noun. ['kəˈbɑːb'] cubes of meat marinated and cooked on a skewer usually with vegetables.
- shish kebab
- kebap (Turkish)
- كباب (Arabic)
Sentences with kebab
1. Noun, singular or mass
Instead of purchasing pre-cut shish kebab meat -- and paying the butcher for cutting it -- you can save money by purchasing a beef bottom round roast and cutting it yourself.
2. Noun, plural
Ali Baba's Cave (no website; 531 Haight Street, San Francisco; 415-255-7820) puts a vegetarian twist on Middle Eastern dishes like shish kebab and rice-filled phyllo.
3. Verb, base form
Cut it in half and insert a Popsicle stick or kebab stick into one end of the banana.