Main definitions of pita in English

: pita1PITA2

pita1

(also pita bread) (British pitta)

noun

  • Flat hollow unleavened bread that can be split open to hold a filling.

Origin

Modern Greek, literally ‘cake or pie’; compare with Turkish pide, in a similar sense.

Pronunciation

pita

/ˈpēdə//ˈpidə/

Main definitions of pita in English

: pita1PITA2

PITA2

vulgar slang
  • Pain in the ass.