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confiture Line breaks: con|fi¦ture
Pronunciation: /ˈkɒnfɪtjʊə/

Definition of confiture in English:


[mass noun]
A preparation made by preserving fruit with sugar; jam or marmalade: raspberry confiture
More example sentences
  • I love toasted slices of hearty rustic bread slathered with homemade confiture for breakfast.
  • It came with a confiture which, at the time, I thought was plum.
  • After this, I ordered some crepes confiture and ate them in the shadow of the cathedral.


Mid 16th century: from Old French, from confit (see confit).

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