nounplural noun takoyaki
A Japanese snack of savoury ball-shaped cakes containing chopped octopus, made from wheat batter cooked on a specially shaped griddle.mass noun ‘we were starving and finally found a stand that made takoyaki’
- ‘piping hot takoyaki are a sought-after delicacy’
Japanese, from tako ‘octopus’ + yaki ‘to fry, broil, sear’.
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