Definition of tikia in English:

tikia

noun

  • An Indian fried cake of spiced meat or mashed potato:

    ‘an alu tikia’
    • ‘So he's not exaggerating when he says his tikias are famous around the world.’
    • ‘Do not forget to try out the yummy chaat, tikia and kulfi of Varanasi.’
    • ‘We always managed to send someone for tikias and paratas from kidderpur, which were fantastic to eat hot, along with our packed lunch.’
    • ‘It's time when most of us blow health worries to the wind and hog phuchkas, alu kablis, alu tikias bhelpuris and chops.’

Origin

From Hindi ṭikiā.

Pronunciation:

tikia

/ˈtɪkɪɑː/