Definition of sandesh in English:

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Pronunciation: /sʌnˈðeɪʃ/

Entry from British & World English dictionary


[mass noun]
An Indian sweet made from paneer and sugar and cut into squares.
Example sentences
  • The results run from simple brittle and toffee type sweets through halva, barfi, and sandesh, to the family of confections based on rasgullas.
  • Diners who craved for ice creams could eat to their heart's content, besides nibble on delicacies such as French pudding, kiwi tartlets, assorted sandesh and dry fruit halwa.
  • ‘There is less sugar in this variety of sandesh,’ he said.


From Bengali sandeś.

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