Definition of Mouli in English:

Mouli

noun

trademark
  • A type of kitchen utensil for grinding or pureeing food.

    • ‘3 Remove from the heat and either pass through a Mouli or sieve to remove all the stems and so on.’
    • ‘In the 1950s when Mrs Mona Morriss was bathing her children and pushing the home-grown vegetables through the Mouli, murder was so outrageous that it was on the front page of every newspaper.’
    • ‘4 Mash the potato until creamy and smooth or pass through a Mouli or potato-ricer.’
    • ‘2 Pass the potato through a Mouli or use a potato ricer, then place in a large bowl and beat in the butter.’

Origin

1930s: abbreviation of moulinette, from French moulinet little mill.

Pronunciation:

Mouli

/ˈmuːli/