Definition of miso in English:

miso

Pronunciation /ˈmēsō/ /ˈmisoʊ/

noun

  • 1Paste made from fermented soybeans and barley or rice malt, used in Japanese cooking.

    1. 1.1A soup thickened with miso paste, often with added tofu or vegetables.
      • ‘a bowl of piping hot miso’

Origin

Japanese.