Definition of croque-monsieur in English:


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Pronunciation: /ˌkrɒk məˈsjəː


  • A fried or grilled cheese and ham sandwich.
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    • I want a burger rather than a croque-monsieur.
    • The speaker looked pained, as if I'd suggested putting ketchup on my croque-monsieur.
    • There are sandwiches of all sorts: panini, open-faced, subs, croque-monsieurs, cheesesteaks.


French, literally 'bite (a) man'.

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