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croquette Line breaks: cro|quette
Pronunciation: /krə(ʊ)ˈkɛt/

Definition of croquette in English:


A small ball or roll of vegetables, minced meat, or fish, fried in breadcrumbs: a potato croquette
More example sentences
  • You can do a lot of the preparation in advance - make and freeze the bacalao fritters and ham croquettes, for example, and marinate the chorizo and lightly roast the baby peppers.
  • A list of tapas includes garlic shrimp or mushrooms, rice and seafood croquettes, fried calamari and sardines.
  • The chickpea croquettes called falafel and the ever-popular chickpea dip, hummus, are both very good.


French, from croquer 'to crunch'.

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