omelette - definition in the British English Dictionary & Thesaurus - Cambridge Dictionaries Online (US)

Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

English definition of “omelette”

See all translations

omelette

noun [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
Translations of “omelette”
in Arabic أومليت…
in Korean 오믈렛…
in Malaysian omelet…
in French omelette…
in Turkish omlet…
in Italian omelette, frittata…
in Chinese (Traditional) 煎雞蛋,煎蛋餅,攤雞蛋…
in Russian омлет…
in Polish omlet…
in Vietnamese trứng tráng…
in Spanish tortilla…
in Portuguese omelete…
in Thai ไข่เจียว…
in German das Omlett…
in Catalan truita…
in Japanese オムレツ…
in Indonesian telur dadar…
in Chinese (Simplified) 煎鸡蛋,煎蛋饼,摊鸡蛋…
(Definition of omelette from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of omelette?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “omelette” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

Morse code

a system used for sending messages, in which letters and numbers are represented by short and long marks, sounds, or flashes of light

Word of the Day

The language of elections

by Liz Walter,
April 22, 2015
On May 7th, citizens of the UK will be going to the polls (having an election) to decide who will form the next government. This kind of election is known as a general election. The country is divided into 650 areas, called constituencies. Each constituency elects a member of parliament (MP) to

Read More 

e-juice noun

April 27, 2015
the liquid content in an e-cigarette, which includes nicotine and may be flavoured in various ways Cannabidiol oil that comes from industrial hemp plants, which is what is infused into our e-juice, is 100 per cent legal.

Read More