Definition of uttapam in English:



  • A thick pancake made from rice flour to which onions, tomatoes, chillies, and other vegetables are added during cooking.

    ‘he ate his sister's uttapam with a relish that made her beam’
    • ‘Two of the specialties, not often found on tandoori-oriented Indian-restaurant menus, are uttapams and dosas.’
    • ‘The uttapam were virtually devoid of flavor, and the dosa was much too thick and way too chewy.’
    • ‘Wait for 2 minutes, when the upper side of the uttapam starts to solidify, turn it over using a spatula.’
    • ‘Would the uttapams be served on their own as a snack or as part of a meal?’
    • ‘I have seen uttapams in many restaurants but I don't like the quality too much.’


From Tamil.