Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

  

English definition of “cordon bleu”

cordon bleu

adjective     /ˌkɔː.dɒ̃ˈblɜː/ US  /ˌkɔːr.dɑ̃ːˈbluː/
describes food prepared to the highest standard : cordon bleu cuisine Various qualities of food describes people who are able to cook food to the highest standard : a cordon bleu chef Food - general wordsExperts and specialists
(Definition of cordon bleu adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Focus on the pronunciation of cordon bleu

Translations of “cordon bleu”

Word of the Day

cookery

the skill or activity of preparing and cooking food

Word of the Day

Blog

Read our blog about how the English language behaves.

Learn More

New Words

Find words and meanings that have just started to be used in English, and let us know what you think of them.

Learn More