Swiss roll definition, meaning - what is Swiss roll in the British English Dictionary & Thesaurus - Cambridge Dictionaries Online

Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

English definition of “Swiss roll”

See all translations

Swiss roll

noun [C] uk   /ˌswɪsˈrəʊl/  us   /-ˈroʊl/ UK (US jelly roll)
a cake that has been spread with cream, jam, or chocolate and then rolled into a cylinder shape
Translations of “Swiss roll”
in Chinese (Traditional) 瑞士捲,捲筒夾心蛋糕…
in Chinese (Simplified) 瑞士卷,卷筒夹心蛋糕…
(Definition of Swiss roll from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of Swiss roll?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

More meanings of “Swiss roll”

Word of the Day

intellectualize

to think about or discuss a subject in a detailed and intellectual way, without involving your emotions or feelings

Word of the Day

What’s All The Commotion About? (Words to describe sounds)

by Kate Woodford,
May 20, 2015
​​​ In this post we look at a range of words and phrases that we use to describe noise and the absence of noise. Starting with complete quiet, we sometimes use the noun hush to describe silence: A hush fell over the room as the bride walked in./There was a deathly hush (=complete

Read More 

plyscraper noun

May 18, 2015
a skyscraper made mainly from wood The development of engineered timber could herald a new era of eco-friendly ‘plyscrapers’. Christchurch welcomed its first multistorey timber structure this year, there are plans for Vancouver, and the talk is China could follow

Read More