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pasanda Line breaks: pa|sanda
Pronunciation: /pəˈsandə/

Definition of pasanda in English:

noun

A north Indian dish consisting of sliced meat cooked in a sauce made with tomatoes, yogurt, cream, and spices.
Example sentences
  • Jo's lamb pasanda was, she said simply, "yum".
  • Consumers of Waitrose chicken pasanda demand to know!
  • Wigan council's environmental health commercial services manager, Tony Dickinson, said: "If you're thinking of turkey curry after Christmas, pass on the pasanda and choose a different flavour."

Origin

Urdu pasandā, from Persian pasanda 'pleasing'.

Words that rhyme with pasanda

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