Definition of turron in English:

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Pronunciation: /to͝orˈōn/ Pronunciation: /-ˈän/


A kind of Spanish confectionery resembling nougat, made from almonds and honey.
Example sentences
  • If filled with cooking bananas and jackfruit, it is called turron, not lumpia, and is a sweet snack.
  • On Saturday, after a long walk around the city center and a delicious turron ice-cream, we stopped at a little ham store called Paraíso del Jamón.
  • El Lobo brand turron is made by the makers of '1880 ’, one of Spain's finest turron houses.


From Spanish turrón.

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Syllabification: tur·ron

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