Definition of bouchée in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈbuːʃeɪ/


A small pastry with a sweet or savoury filling.
Example sentences
  • A very small vol-au-vent is a bouchée.


Mid 19th century: French, literally 'mouthful', from bouche 'mouth'.

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