pad thai

noun, often capitalized T \ ˈpäd-ˈtī , ˈpad- \

Definition of pad thai

: a Thai dish consisting of rice noodles stir-fried usually with any of various additional ingredients (such as bean sprouts, peanuts, chicken, shrimp, and egg)

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Origin and Etymology of pad thai

Thai phàd thaj, literally, Thai stir-fried mixture


PAD THAI Defined for English Language Learners

pad thai

noun

Definition of pad thai for English Language Learners

  • : a Thai dish of rice noodles that are stir-fried with other ingredients (such as seafood, chicken, egg, or bean sprouts)


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