from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A tortilla or tortilla chip deep-fried until crisp.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A flat tortilla that has been fried or toasted, or a dish based on this. Usually associated with the cuisine of Latin America.
- n. A bowl-shaped tortilla that has been fried and filled with various ingredients.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a flat tortilla with various fillings piled on it
- n. a crisp flat tortilla
American Spanish, from Spanish, feminine past participle of tostar, to toast, from Vulgar Latin *tostāre; see toast1.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From Spanish tostada (Wiktionary)