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



(also jilebi) noun
BrE BrE//dʒəˈleɪbi//
; NAmE NAmE//dʒəˈleɪbi//
[countable, uncountable] (Indian English)
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an Indian sweet dish consisting of shaped pieces of batter (= a mixture of eggs, milk and flour) that are fried and then covered in a sweet liquid, eaten at the end of a meal orange jalebis The dessert is jalebi.