Definition of horchata in English:

horchata

Line breaks: hor|chata
Pronunciation: /ɔːˈtʃɑːtə
 
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noun

[mass noun]
  • (In Spain and Latin American countries) a milky drink made from ground almonds, tiger nuts, or rice.
    More example sentences
    • In Spain they are made into a refreshing milky drink, horchata.
    • On the liquid front, the delicacy of choice for most Valencia residents is horchata, a milky drink made from tiger nuts and served very, very cold.
    • He drinks horchata with the girls at the laundromat.

Origin

Spanish.

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