Meaning of “omelette” in the English Dictionary

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"omelette" in British English

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omelettenoun [ C ]

US also omelet uk /ˈɒm.lət/ us /ˈɑː.mə.lət/

A2 a dish made by mixing eggs together and frying them, often with small pieces of other food such as cheese or vegetables:

a cheese/mushroom omelette

More 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)