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



(also pilaff) noun
BrE BrE//ˈpiːlæf//
; NAmE NAmE//pɪˈlɑːf//
(also pilau
BrE BrE//ˈpiːlaʊ//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈpiːlaʊ//
[uncountable, countable]
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a hot spicy Eastern dish of rice and vegetables and often pieces of meat or fish Word Originfrom Turkish pilâv.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: pilaf