tostada

play
noun tos·ta·da \tō-ˈstä-də\
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tostado

play \-(ˌ)dō\

Definition of tostada

  1. :  a tortilla fried in deep fat

Origin and Etymology of tostada

Mexican Spanish tostada, from Spanish, feminine of tostado, past participle of tostar to toast, roast, from Late Latin tostare — more at toast


First Known Use: 1935


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