Adjective "yogurt" definition and examples

(Yogurt may not be an adjective, but it can be used as an adjective, click here to find out.)



Definitions and examples


A semi-solid sourish food prepared from milk fermented by added bacteria.
  1. count noun 'frozen yogurts'
  2. 'Add pureed spinach to yoghurt instead of cream for a version of creamed spinach.'
  3. 'Mix the water and yoghurt together, add a pinch of salt and a drop of oil.'
  4. 'Whizz the avocado, yoghurt, milk, lemon juice and vinegar in a blender until smooth.'
  5. 'Mix equal parts lowfat mayonnaise and yogurt and use to dress coleslaw or potato salad.'
  6. 'When the beans are cold he stirred in more fresh dill and enough strained Greek yoghurt to bind them into a soft dip.'
  7. 'Frozen yogurt is lower in fat, calories and cholesterol than ice cream, and it bursts with flavour.'
  8. 'For breakfast I am to have muesli, yogurt and berries, which are all quite delicious.'
  9. 'She's always full of pizza, yoghurt, different cheeses and her favourite drink, milk.'
  10. 'Eat organic yoghurt bought solely because it is made by a woman called Rachel.'
  11. 'Cream and yoghourt are by products of milk so they are dairy.'

More definitions

1. a prepared food having the consistency of custard, made from milk curdled by the action of cultures, sometimes sweetened or flavored.

More examples(as adjective)

"volumes can be yogurt."


Early 17th century: from Turkish yoǧurt.