Meaning of "Everything" Bagel

a dense bread roll in the shape of a ring, made by boiling dough and then baking it.

ba·gel

bā′gəl

bagel

(bā'gəl)
n.
An enameled roll in the shape of a ring with a hard and chewy texture, made of simple yeast dough that is dropped briefly in almost boiling water and then baked.

[Yiddish

ba•gel

(ˈbeɪ gəl)

ba • gel

(beɪ gəl) n n n.
a chewable, donut-shaped roll made from dough that is simmered and then baked.
[1930-35;