Definition of tattie in English:

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tattie

Pronunciation: /ˈtati/

noun

informal, chiefly Scottish
A potato: a hot plate of tatties ‘n’ mince
More example sentences
  • When I was three, in 1967, I favoured mince and tatties, cheesy potatoes and chicken soup with rice.
  • Meals such as mince and tatties (ground beef and boiled or mashed potatoes) and homemade curries are common, along with take-out options.
  • Most nights, it was meat with tatties and another veg.

Origin

Late 18th century: alteration.

Words that rhyme with tattie

batty, bratty, catty, chatty, Cincinnati, Dolcelatte, fatty, flattie, Hattie, natty, patty, ratty, Satie, Scarlatti, scatty, Tati, tatty

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