Definition of fattoush in US English:

fattoush

(also fatoush)

noun

  • A Middle Eastern salad consisting of tomatoes, cucumber, and other vegetables together with croutons made from toasted pita bread.

    • ‘Two invigorating salads - a romaine-based fatoush dusted with sumac and strewn with pita croutons, and a bright, parsley-packed tabbouleh - manage to overcome their sad, winter-wan tomatoes (a shame, at the height of the local season).’

Origin

Arabic fattūš.

Pronunciation

fattoush

/fəˈtuʃ//fəˈto͞oSH/