a mixture of spices ground into a paste, used in Indian cookery
(Hinglish) spicy; dramatic: it was a typical masala film
a blend of spices used in Indian cuisine, usu. containing black pepper, cardamom, cinnamon, cloves, coriander, nutmeg, and turmeric; also called garam masala
Every time we go there, he orders chicken tikka masala.
[mah-sahn] /ˈmɑ sɑn/ noun 1. a seaport in SE South Korea. /ˈmɑːˌsɑːn/ noun 1. a port in SE South Korea, on an inlet of the Korea Strait: first opened to foreign trade in 1899. Pop: 428 000 (2005 est)
[mas-uh-rik; Czech mah-sah-rik] /ˈmæs ə rɪk; Czech ˈmɑ sɑ rɪk/ noun 1. Jan [yahn] /yɑn/ (Show IPA), 1886–1948, Czech statesman (son of Tomáŝ). 2. Tomáŝ Garrigue [taw-mahsh gah-rik] /ˈtɔ mɑʃ ˈgɑ rɪk/ (Show IPA), 1850–1937, Czech statesman: 1st president of Czechoslovakia 1918–35. /ˈmæsərɪk; Czech ˈmasarik/ noun 1. Jan (jan). 1886–1948, Czech statesman; foreign minister (1941–48). […]
[mah-sah-yah] /mɑˈsɑ yɑ/ noun 1. a city in SW Nicaragua.
[mahs-bah-tuh] /mɑsˈbɑ tə/ noun 1. one of the central islands of the Philippines. 1262 sq. mi. (3269 sq. km). 2. a city on this island. /mæsˈbɑːtɪ/ noun 1. an island in the central Philippines, between Negros and SE Luzon: agricultural, with resources of gold, copper, and manganese. Pop (Masbate province): 707 668 (2000). Area: 4045 […]