A spiny lobster, especially in French cuisine.
More example sentences
- Sometimes referred to as rock lobster or langouste, it is generally found in warmer waters.
- Today we do not have live spiny lobsters (langouste) in great abundance.
- Over there, in the Caribbean, all langoustes are nationalised; they have to be sold to tourists for currency.
French, from Old Provençal lagosta, based on Latin locusta 'locust,crustacean'.
Definition of langouste in:
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