Definition of rösti in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈrôstē/ Pronunciation: /ˈro͝oSHtē/

noun (plural same)

A Swiss dish of grated potatoes formed into a small flat cake and fried: place four of the rösti in the pan
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  • It was served, as was every dish save the fondue, with sides of red cabbage and rösti, that most delicious of Swiss dishes.
  • The plate also has fruit, a small portion of rösti, toast, and more.


1950s: from Swiss German.

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Syllabification: rösti

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