Definition of glatt in English:

glatt

(also glatt kosher)

adjective

Judaism
  • (of food) completely kosher; prepared according to a strict interpretation of Jewish dietary law.

    • ‘She was giving me a glowing report about a gourmet glatt Kosher Thai restaurant in Jerusalem.’
    • ‘It's like a glatt vegetarian Indian restaurant, full of Jewish people who don't really like spicy food.’
    • ‘And, yes, Judaism also forbids gluttony, even if the glutton is consuming nothing but 100% glatt kosher food.’
    • ‘Two months ago he converted his stationery store into a twelve-seat glatt kosher restaurant and takeout shop specializing in Yemenite-Israeli cuisine - with a macrobiotic twist.’

Origin

Yiddish, from German glatt ‘smooth’ + Hebrew kāšēr ‘proper’.

Pronunciation

glatt