omelette Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary Cambridge dictionaries logo

Meaning of “omelette” in the English Dictionary

"omelette" in British English

See all translations

omelettenoun [C]

(US also omelet) uk   /ˈɒm.lət/  us   /ˈɑː.mə.lət/
A2 a ​dish made by ​mixingeggs together and ​frying them, often with ​smallpieces of other ​food such as ​cheese or ​vegetables: a ​cheese/​mushroom omelette

expend iconexpend iconMore examples

  • To make an omelette you must first ​beat the ​eggs.
  • I'll have a omelette with ​fries on the ​side, ​please.
  • I ​think I've just about got enough ​time to ​whip up an omelette.
(Definition of omelette from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “omelette”
in Korean 오믈렛…
in Arabic أومليت…
in Malaysian omelet…
in French omelette…
in Russian омлет…
in Chinese (Traditional) 煎雞蛋,煎蛋餅,攤雞蛋…
in Italian omelette, frittata…
in Turkish omlet…
in Polish omlet…
in Spanish tortilla…
in Vietnamese trứng tráng…
in Portuguese omelete…
in Thai ไข่เจียว…
in German das Omlett…
in Catalan truita…
in Japanese オムレツ…
in Chinese (Simplified) 煎鸡蛋,煎蛋饼,摊鸡蛋…
in Indonesian telur dadar…
What is the pronunciation of omelette?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
Word of the Day

new wave

people who are doing activities in a new and different way

Word of the Day

Chest pains and palpitations: talking about illness (2)
Chest pains and palpitations: talking about illness (2)
by Liz Walter,
February 03, 2016
My previous post (My leg hurts: Talking about illness (1)) presented some general vocabulary to use at the doctor’s. This one looks at some more specific areas of illness and explains some useful words and phrases that you may need to use or understand on a visit to the doctor’s. There are several

Read More 

awesomesauce noun
awesomesauce noun
February 01, 2016
slang the state of being extremely good or enjoyable or something or someone that is extremely good or enjoyable Recovering from the awesomesauce of another fab #Vidcon!!

Read More