noun (plural chapattis)
(In Indian cookery) a thin pancake of unleavened wholemeal bread cooked on a griddle.
More example sentences
- Tea and wheat products such as chapattis or pitta bread adversely affect iron absorption
- I make the chapattis whenever I come home at lunchtime.
- We also had Indian food including mangoes, chapattis and poppadoms.
from Hindi capātī, from capānā 'flatten, roll out'.
Definition of chapatti in:
- The US English dictionary