Definition of millefeuille in English:


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Pronunciation: /miːlˈfəːi


  • A rich cake consisting of thin layers of puff pastry filled with jam and cream.
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    • A whole host of backlit pies, cakes, Jell-O cubes, puff-pastry swans stuffed with whipped cream and millefeuilles await you.
    • The rabbit is tender but bizarrely taste-free, and the vegetarian millefeuille seems made with less heart and soul.
    • Roland Mesnier has measured time perfecting millefeuilles and chocolate pudding.


French, literally 'thousand-leaf'.

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