Definition of crêpe suzette in English:

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crêpe suzette

Pronunciation: /ˌkrāp so͞oˈzet/

noun (plural crêpes suzette pronounced same)

A thin dessert pancake with a brandy and citrus sauce, usually set aflame when served.
Example sentences
  • I really would have liked to follow the French theme to its natural conclusion and finished my meal with crêpes Suzette, but we were both rather full.
  • While there are references to a dessert resembling crêpes Suzette in the late 1800s, the exact origin of this dessert is not known.

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Syllabification: crêpe su·zette

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