zakuska


zakuska
/zeuh koohs"keuh/, n., pl. zakuski /-kee/, zakuska. Russian Cookery.
an hors d'oeuvre.
[1880-85; < Russ zakúska (usually in pl.), deriv. of zakusít' to snack, have a bite, equiv. to za- v. prefix + -kusit', deriv. of kusát' to bite]

* * *


Universalium. 2010.