Definition of raita in English:


Syllabification: rai·ta
Pronunciation: /ˈrīdə


An Indian side dish of yogurt containing chopped cucumber or other vegetables, and spices.
More example sentences
  • Taste the raita to check the sweetness, and stir in a little more honey if desired.
  • Haley grinned at Rick and dipped her roti in the small bowl of thick, creamy raita.
  • Both dishes came with rice and a serving of salad topped with a light, creamy dressing similar to raita.


from Hindi rāytā.

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