noun. East Indian cereal grass whose seed yield a somewhat bitter flour, a staple in the Orient.
- Eleusine coracana
- finger millet
- African millet
- genus Eleusine
Example sentences of the word ragi
1. Noun, singular or mass
It is made by cooking ground finger millet, also known as ragi, with water or milk.
You can add fresh or dried fruit, nuts and spices such as cardamom and cinnamon to flavor your sweet ragi java.
3. Verb, base form
If you are hoping to increase your calcium, fiber or iron intake, ragi java can be a great, low-fat and low-calorie addition to your diet.