- Denoting an Indian dish cooked in a rich sauce made with butter or ghee, onions, tomatoes, and cream: chicken makhaniMore example sentences
- He had served dal makhani, with rajma in it instead of sambar.
- Add garam masala powder to the dal makhani and simmer for 15 minutes.
- Dal makhani is one dish that I have never prepared at home.
Hindi makkhani, from makkhan 'butter'.