Definition of dahi in English:

dahi

noun

  • ‘we never eat dahi at night’
    Indian term for yogurt
    • ‘In summers it is dahi, set in a flat earthen vessel that is used in many a chaat.’
    • ‘So you could pick up 6 chapattis and some dahi on your way home.’
    • ‘My personal favourite is the dahi, the taste of which is truly something else.’
    • ‘The bowls may hold vegetables such as eggplant, potatoes, beans, dal, and dahi (curds).’
    • ‘Between mouthfuls of biryani, feast on the accompanying Mirchi ka Salan or Baghair Baingan, Dal Makhni, raitas, spread of salads, dahi, and tempting desserts.’

Origin

From Hindi dahī ‘curds’.

Pronunciation

dahi

/ˈdəhiː/