Definition of rice water in English:

rice water

noun

  • 1Water in which rice has been boiled, used as a drink, remedy, or for some other purpose.

  • 2Medicineattributive Designating the pale, watery stools (or vomit) of cholera patients.

Origin

Early 17th century. From rice + water.

Pronunciation

rice water

/ˈrʌɪs ˌwɔːtə/