There are 2 definitions of frappé in English:

frappé1

Syllabification: frap·pé
Pronunciation: /fraˈpā
 
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adjective

[postpositive]
  • (Of a drink) iced or chilled: a crème de menthe frappé
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    • After that we went to some tea place and I got a tea fusion drink, but my mom got this honeydew almond frappé thing.
    • The corridors bustle with traffic, and everyone is fueled by tall glasses of coffee frappé.
    • He had been drinking a decaf and she was sipping on a mocha frappé.

noun

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  • 1A drink served with ice or frozen to a slushy consistency.
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    • So, mind if I go about making you a frappé with regular Coffea arabica?
    • You can still look tough and macho with a frappé in your hand.
    • Streetside cafes are filled with the locals watching football, drinking a frappé, and deliberately breaking New York City's no smoking rule.
  • 1.1 (usually frappe /frap/) (Chiefly in New England) a milk shake, especially one made with ice cream.
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    • He was ordering fried shrimp and a chocolate frappé.
    • Then we made fun of anyone who called a frappé a milkshake.

Origin

mid 19th century: French, literally 'iced'.

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There are 2 definitions of frappé in English:

frappé2

Syllabification: frap·pé
Pronunciation: /
 
fraˈpā/

adjective

[postpositive] Ballet
  • (Of a position) involving a beating action of the toe of one foot against the ankle of the supporting leg: a battement frappé
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    • Frappé and petit battement serré introduce real dynamic movement, with more speed, quick precision and sustained turnout as in serré.
    • Usually a flic-flac is built into a frappé exercise at the barre.
    • In frappé devant you do not move your hip, therefore you can't bring your hip back when you bring your leg back.

Origin

mid 19th century: French, literally 'struck'.

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