UK [ˈbʊərəˌvɔːs] / US [ˈbʊrəˌvɔrs] noun [countable]
Word forms "boerewors":
singular boerewors plural boerewors South African
a large sausage with a strong hot flavour that people make at home

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  • boerewors — /boorˈə vörs/ noun (Afrik boere farmers’, country style, and wors sausage) a traditional South African sausage, usu containing a mixture of beef and pork • • • Main Entry: ↑Boer …   Useful english dictionary

  • Boerewors — r.HistoryBoerewors was probably invented about 200 years ago in The Netherlands.Fact|date=January 2008 It is made from coarsely minced beef (sometimes combined with minced pork, lamb, or both) and spices (usually coriander seed, black pepper,… …   Wikipedia

  • Boerewors — Rohe Boerewors Boerewors (Afrikaans für „Bauernwurst“) ist eine zu einer großen Schnecke aufgerollte Grill beziehungsweise Bratwurst. Sie besteht klassischerweise aus fein faschiertem (gehacktem) Rind , Schweinefleisch und Wildfleisch (zum… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • boerewors — noun A traditional home made sausage, now commercially available …   Wiktionary

  • boerewors — South African Slang Origin: Afrikanerisms spicy sausage (Afrikaans) farmer sausage, used as a mainstream word in South African English …   English dialects glossary

  • boerewors — n. South African large spicy sausage which is usually homemade …   English contemporary dictionary

  • boerewors — [ bu:rəˌvɔ:s, bʊ ] noun S. African a traditional sausage containing coarsely ground beef and pork. Origin Afrik., from boere Afrikaner or farmer s + wors sausage …   English new terms dictionary

  • boerewors — /ˈburəvɔs/ (say boohruhvaws) noun a traditional South African sausage made from coarsely ground beef and pork seasoned with various spices. Also, boerwors. {Afrikaans boere farmer + wors sausage. See wurst} …   Australian English dictionary

  • Sausage — This article is about the prepared meat. For other uses, see Sausage (disambiguation). Kiełbasa Biała (white sausage), Szynkowa (smoked), Śląska, and Podhalańska styles (Poland) A sausage is a food usually made from ground meat (normally pork or… …   Wikipedia

  • Droë wors — Droëwors (Afrikaans lit. dry sausage ) is a popular South African snack food, made by drying the traditional, coriander seed spiced boerewors sausage. It is usually made from dunwors (Afr. thin sausage ) rather than dikwors ( thick sausage ), as… …   Wikipedia

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