Meaning of “consommé” in the English Dictionary


"consommé" in English

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consomménoun [ U or C ]

uk /kənˈsɒm.eɪ/ us /ˌkɑːn.səˈmeɪ/

Examples from literature

  • And then the consommé came up the dumb-waiter all in one big silver tureen. 
  • Boil four quarts of consommé rapidly until reduced to one quart. 
  • I recommend this consommé. 
  • In five minutes I had finished the consommé, and it became painful to linger. 
  • She simply could not eat the consommé. 

(Definition of “consommé” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"consommé" in American English

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consomménoun [ U ]

us /'kɑn·səˌmeɪ, ˌkɑn·səˈmeɪ/

a thin soup, usually made from juices of boiled meat

(Definition of “consommé” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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