A type of cookie with a cakelike texture, typically frosted and containing spices and honey.
- It was a small cake, some kind of lebkuchen.
- His lebkuchen slipped from his fingers and shattered on the floor.
- There is a very good German bakery in Edinburgh, but his lebkuchen are very expensive, and I have to feed about 20 people.
German Lebkuchen, from Kuchen 'cake'; the origin of the first element is uncertain.
Words that rhyme with lebkuchenLucan, toucan
For editors and proofreaders
Definition of lebkuchen in:
What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.