A snail, especially as an item on a menu.
More example sentences
- No, I did not include escargots on the menu.
- Next we had a plate of escargots and clams in garlic butter.
- This was followed by a salad of new potatoes, julienned carrots, fresh chives, pine nuts and escargots braised in hazelnut oil.
French, from Old French escargol, from Provençal escaragol.
Definition of escargot in:
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