Also found in: Thesaurus, Wikipedia.


n. pl. mul·li·ga·taw·nies
A South Asian soup having a meat or chicken base and curry seasoning.

[Tamil miḷagutaṇṇī : miḷagu, pepper + taṇṇīr, cool water (taṇ, cool + ṇīr, water).]


(Cookery) a curry-flavoured soup of Anglo-Indian origin, made with meat stock
[C18: from Tamil milakutanni, from milaku pepper + tanni water]


(ˌmʌl ɪ gəˈtɔ ni)

a curry-flavored soup of East Indian origin, made with chicken or meat stock.
[1775–85; < Tamil miḷakutaṇṇīr literally, pepper water]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.mulligatawny - a soup of eastern India that is flavored with curry; prepared with a meat or chicken base
soup - liquid food especially of meat or fish or vegetable stock often containing pieces of solid food
Bharat, India, Republic of India - a republic in the Asian subcontinent in southern Asia; second most populous country in the world; achieved independence from the United Kingdom in 1947


nCurrysuppe f


[ˌmʌlɪgəˈtɔːnɪ] nminestra al curry
References in periodicals archive ?
75 |Chicken Mulligatawny | |Soup (600g), Marks & Spencer, PS2.
Chicken Mulligatawny Soup (600g), Marks & Spencer, PS2.
Mulligatawny Jessica Harrington 4th, 7f two-year-old maiden, Leopardstown, October 25 A few of these would have gone down in a few notebooks, probably none more so than this son of Lope De Vega who holds an entry in the Irish 2,000 Guineas.
One had to be careful not to slurp one's way through the mulligatawny soup during the quieter sections.
One had to be careful not to slurp one's way through the Mulligatawny soup during the quieter sections, while the papadums remained uncrunched for fear of spoiling the sacred mood.
MACCA & CHEESE: PAUL'S PRIME CUTS All You Need Is lSpud I Want To Hold lYour Ham Lettuce Be l The Salad of lJohn and Yoko She Loves Stew l Mulligatawny lof Kintyre Strawberry lCheesecake Forever The Rhubarb lFool On The Hill
Choose from Sweet Potato & Black Bean, Chicken, Spinach and Quinoa, Beetroot & Mint and Chicken Mulligatawny.
Mulligatawny soup is followed by Loch Fyne smoked salmon with haddock risotto.
You can sit in the gazebo and order the almost-forgotten Anglo-Indian dishes like a Mulligatawny soup or a mango curry.
After deciding whether you wanted tomato, cream of chicken, oxtail or mulligatawny, all that was left to do was warm it through, put it in a bowl and tear off some white bread to dip in it.