Definition of burghul in English:

burghul

noun

  • another term for bulgar
    • ‘Taboula, a parsley, tomato, onion and burghul - or cracked wheat - salad was drenched in the most sickening oil.’
    • ‘Whereas Georgians particularly like maize and Azerbaijanis favour rice, Armenians use a lot of burghul (cracked wheat), notably in their plov dishes.’
    • ‘Durum wheat is an important cereal whose grain is used predominantly for food products such as pasta, couscous, and burghul.’
    • ‘To make the tabbouleh, prepare the burghul or couscous by soaking it in the lemon juice.’
    • ‘Common basic ingredients in Syrian food include lamb, chicken, chickpeas, eggplant, rice, burghul (cracked wheat), olives, and yogurt.’

Origin

Persian.

Pronunciation

burghul

/bəːˈɡuːl/