Turkish delight Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “Turkish delight” in the English Dictionary

"Turkish delight" in British English

See all translations

Turkish delightnoun [U]

uk   /ˌtɜː.kɪʃ.dɪˈlaɪt/  us   /ˌtɝː-/
a ​softtype of ​sweet, usually in the ​form of ​squarepiecescovered with ​powderedsugar
(Definition of Turkish delight from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “Turkish delight”
in Chinese (Simplified) 土耳其软糖(一种撒有糖粉的粉红色方软糖)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 土耳其軟糖(一種撒有糖粉的粉紅色方軟糖)…
What is the pronunciation of Turkish delight?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
Word of the Day


to give someone knowledge or to train someone; to instruct

Word of the Day

Out of Africa
Out of Africa
by Colin McIntosh,
October 01, 2015
A recent discovery off the coast of the island of Taiwan, made by local fishermen, is causing scientists to re-examine their ideas about early humans. The skull of a male human, now nicknamed Penghu Man, was found to differ significantly from the skulls of the Homo Erectus species previously known in the

Read More 

dolla noun
dolla noun
September 28, 2015
slang money Can I have some dolla?

Read More