Vienna sausage
noun Etymology: Vienna, Austria Date: 1873 a short slender frankfurter

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  • Vienna sausage — n. a small sausage like a short, slim frankfurter, used esp. as an hors d oeuvre …   English World dictionary

  • Vienna sausage — A Vienna sausage is a wiener. The word wiener means Viennese in German.In many European countries any pre cooked and sometimes smoked wieners bought fresh from supermarkets, delicatessens and butcher shops are called Vienna sausage . In North… …   Wikipedia

  • Vienna sausage — a small frankfurter, often served as an hors d oeuvre. Also, vienna sausage. [1900 05] * * * …   Universalium

  • Vienna sausage — noun The smoked link sausage type wiener (short for wienerwurst), associated with the Austrian capital Vienna Spicy but delicate Vienna sausages are eaten with various dishes such as sauerkraut or as a snack on itself, with or without relish …   Wiktionary

  • Vienna sausage — noun a small frankfurter made of pork, beef, or veal …   English new terms dictionary

  • Vienna sausage — Vien′na (or vien′na) sau′sage n. coo a small frankfurter • Etymology: 1900–05 …   From formal English to slang

  • Vienna sausage — noun short slender frankfurter usually with ends cut off • Hypernyms: ↑frank, ↑frankfurter, ↑hotdog, ↑hot dog, ↑dog, ↑wiener, ↑wienerwurst, ↑weenie …   Useful english dictionary

  • Vienna (disambiguation) — Vienna can refer to: Geography In Austria: * Vienna, capital and a federal state of Austria * the River Vienna, a small river meeting the Danube at Vienna; see Wien (river)In France: * Vienne, a city known in Roman times as Vienna In Canada: *… …   Wikipedia

  • Vienna — brown (bronzetone gold); Vienna green (emerald); Vienna lake (carmine); Vienna lime (Magnesialime polish); Vienna red (vermillion); Vienna sausage (short thin frankfurter) …   Eponyms, nicknames, and geographical games

  • sausage — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. frankfurter, frank (sl.), hot dog, (inf.), wienie (inf.), Wurst, kielbasa, salami, pepperoni; liverwurst, bratwurst, etc. See food. II (Roget s IV) n. Kinds of sausage include: pork sausage, country… …   English dictionary for students

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