An Indian dish consisting of balls made from ground lentils, which are deep-fried and served in a yogurt sauce.
More example sentences
- The dahi vada for €6.67 consisted of deep-fried dumplings of lentils, cumin seeds, black pepper and coriander, topped with yoghurt and tamarind chutney.
- Dr. Kalam rightly commended sambar and vada, but why didn't he say anything about rasa vada and dahi vada?
- I can bypass a pizza for a dahi vada after an English movie at Sangeet theatre.
from Hindi dahī 'curds' and vaḍā 'ball of ground lentils'.