Definition of jambalaya noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˌdʒæmbəˈlaɪə//
; NAmE NAmE//ˌdʒæmbəˈlaɪə//
[uncountable] Savoury dishes
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a spicy dish of rice, seafood, chicken, etc. from the southern US See related entries: Savoury dishes Word OriginLouisiana French, from Provençal jambalaia.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: jambalaya