Muesli definition

myo͝ozlē
A breakfast dish based on uncooked rolled oats and fruit.
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A mixture of usually untoasted rolled oats and dried fruit, often used as a breakfast cereal.
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A breakfast cereal like granola, with rolled oats, shredded apples, raisins, etc.
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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
muesli
Plural:
mueslis

Origin of muesli

  • German dialectal diminutive of German Mus mash from Middle High German muos a meal, mushlike food from Old High German

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • Germanic: from Alemannic German Müesli, diminutive of Mues (“mashed dish"); compare moose (“stew").

    From Wiktionary