Meaning of “crouton” in the English Dictionary


"crouton" in English

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croutonnoun [ C usually plural ]

uk /ˈkruː.tɒ̃/ us /ˈkruː.t̬ɑːn/

Examples from literature

  • If the croutons incline to brown unevenly shake the pan. 
  • Let boil and serve hot with fried croutons. 
  • Serve on a platter with stewed prawns and garnish with croutons. 
  • Serve with fried parsley and croutons of fried bread. 
  • Serve with toasted croutons and currant jelly. 

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