Definition of confiture in English:


Line breaks: con|fi¦ture
Pronunciation: /ˈkɒnfɪtjʊə


[mass noun]
A preparation made by preserving fruit with sugar; jam or marmalade: raspberry confiture
More example sentences
  • It came with a confiture which, at the time, I thought was plum.
  • After this, I ordered some crepes confiture and ate them in the shadow of the cathedral.
  • Wrap leftover baguette in a kitchen towel, which will keep your bread fresh until the next morning when it can be toasted then spread with fruit confiture.


mid 16th century: from Old French, from confit (see confit).

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