noun. made of grated potato and egg with a little flour.
- hot cake
- flannel cake
- potato pancake
- לאַטקע (Yiddish)
Example sentences of the word latke
1. Noun, singular or mass
Fritters are made with julienned zucchini, potatoes and carrots to make a version of the potato latke, which is also be considered a fritter.
And if you're celebrating Hanukkah, bust out the deep fryer, because it's latke time!