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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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A dish of southeast Asia consisting of strips of marinated meat, poultry, or seafood grilled on skewers and dipped in peanut sauce.

Usage examples (36)
  • While waiting, we sampled chicken, pork, and beef satay from the vendor next door.
  • Even fussy kids enjoy chicken satay, which is cooked on skewers over coals and served with a peanut sauce.
  • The grilled, skewered meat dish known as satay is common in Indonesia and is often served with a spicy peanut sauce.
  • My curry was sorely underwhelming in flavor, but the satay was a crisp and dignified representation of the avian species. for more
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