Meaning of poutine in English:


Pronunciation /puːˈtiːn/

Translate poutine into Spanish


  • A dish of chips topped with cheese curds and gravy.

    ‘And, of course, the famous dish around here, poutine is being eaten here.’
    • ‘My friend and I began our recent dinner with an order of poutine.’
    • ‘Along with fries and pizza, poutine is a very common dish sold and eaten in high school cafeterias in various parts of Canada.’
    • ‘Other favorites include French onion soup, pea soup, and poutine, a traditional dish made with French fries or grated potatoes.’
    • ‘Everybody is talking politics over their poutine.’


1980s Canadian French, either from French pouding ‘pudding’ or directly from pudding.