Definition of Danish pastry in English:

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Danish pastry

Pronunciation: /ˈdāniSH ˈpāstrē/


A pastry made of sweetened yeast dough with toppings or fillings such as fruit, nuts, or cheese.
Example sentences
  • These were her friends and customers, people who plied her with steaming cups of coffee and Danish pastries in the morning, and invited her to their Christmas and office parties.
  • Meringues are considered pastries, and Danish pastries form a special group.
  • Dawson reaches for a Danish pastry from the basket proffered to him by his publishers.

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Syllabification: Dan·ish pas·try

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