kosher

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Yiddish כּשר (kosher), from Hebrew כָּשֵׁר (kashér).

Adjective[edit]

kosher (comparative more kosher, superlative most kosher)

  1. (of food) Prepared in accordance with Jewish religious practices.
    Well, if I had known it was a kosher deli, I certainly would not have ordered a ham and cheese on rye.
  2. (figuratively, by extension) In accordance with standards or usual practice.
    Is what I have done kosher with Mr. Smith?

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Verb[edit]

kosher (third-person singular simple present koshers, present participle koshering, simple past and past participle koshered)

  1. (transitive) to make kosher.

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Adjective[edit]

kosher m, f (plural kosher; comparable)

  1. (of food) kosher (prepared in accordance with Jewish religious practices)

Spanish[edit]

Adjective[edit]

kosher m, f (plural kosheres)

  1. kosher