cornflournoun [ U ]uk /ˈkɔːn.flaʊər/ us /ˈkɔːrn.flaʊ.ɚ/ UK US cornstarch
Examples from literature
- Rub with shortening and dust with cornflour.
- Thicken the liquid with the cornflour, boil up, and serve.
- When boiling, add the cornflour mixed with a little cold water.
- When the liquid in the saucepan is near the boil, stir into it the mixture of egg and cornflour.
- With the rest smooth the cornflour and mix with it the eggs, well beaten.