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tuile Syllabification: tuile

Definition of tuile in English:

noun (plural same)

A thin curved cookie, typically made with almonds.
Example sentences
  • These include the various thin biscuits such as the French tuile, curved into a tile shape while still soft after cooking.
  • Unmold a chocolate foam next to the parfait with a caramel tuile in between.
  • Place a quenelle of the rose water ice cream on a tuile next to the souffle.


French, literally 'tile'.

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