adjective \tän-ˈdr-ē\

: of or relating to an Indian method of cooking meat over charcoal in a clay oven

Full Definition of TANDOORI

:  cooked in a tandoor <tandoori chicken>
tandoori noun

Origin of TANDOORI

Hindi & Urdu tandurī, from tandūr
First Known Use: 1958

Rhymes with TANDOORI


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