Share this entry

Share this page

petite marmite

Line breaks: pe¦tite mar|mite
Pronunciation: /pəˌtiːt mɑːˈmiːt/

Entry from British & World English dictionary

Definition of petite marmite in English:

noun

[mass noun]
Soup served in an earthenware pot.

Origin

French, literally 'little earthenware pot'.

Definition of petite marmite in:

Share this entry

Share this page

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day sacerdotal
Pronunciation: ˌsasəˈdəʊt(ə)l
adjective
relating to priests or the priesthood; priestly