pilau

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English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Noun[edit]

pilau (plural pilaus)

  1. Alternative spelling of pilaf
    • c.1885, A.L.O.E., The Wondrous Sickle:
      ... 'the dishes went away almost as full as when they were brought. To-day the king has almost finished the pilau and now he is busy with the curry and rice!'

Etymology 2[edit]

From Hawaiian pilau (putrid).

Adjective[edit]

pilau (not comparable)

  1. (Hawaii, slang) filthy

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Hawaiian[edit]

Noun[edit]

pilau

  1. stench
  2. rot, rottenness

Verb[edit]

pilau

  1. (stative) to stink, be putrid

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