Definition of methi in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈmeɪti/

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[mass noun] Indian
Example sentences
  • Popularly known as methi, fenugreek seeds are an essential spice of an Indian kitchen.
  • Sambhaar powder is made of coarsely ground yellow mustard powder, coarsely ground methi, chilli powder, salt, asafoetida and turmeric
  • Add the corn flour or maida, kasooti methi, masala powder, chilli powder and salt.


Sanskrit, Hindi methī, from Dravidian.

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