croissant


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crois·sant

 (krwä-säN′, krə-sänt′)
n.
A rich, crescent-shaped roll of leavened dough or puff pastry.

[French, from Old French creissant, croissant, crescent; see crescent.]

croissant

(ˈkrwʌsɒŋ; French krwasɑ̃)
n
(Cookery) a flaky crescent-shaped bread roll made of a yeast dough similar to puff pastry
[French, literally: crescent]

crois•sant

(Fr. krwɑˈsɑ̃; Eng. krəˈsɑnt, kwɑ-)

n., pl. -sants (Fr. -ˈsɑ̃; Eng. -ˈsɑnts)
a crescent-shaped roll of rich, flaky pastry.
[1895–1900; < French: literally, crescent]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.croissant - very rich flaky crescent-shaped rollcroissant - very rich flaky crescent-shaped roll
bun, roll - small rounded bread either plain or sweet
Translations
رَغيف خُبْز شَبيه بِالهِلال
croissantrohlík
croissant
voisarvi
kroasan
croissantkifli
smjördeigshorn
クロワッサン
ragelis
radziņš
tereyağlı ay çöreği

croissant

[ˈkwæsɒŋ] Ncroissant m, cruasán m, medialuna f (esp LAm)

croissant

[ˈkwæsɑ̃] ncroissant m

croissant

nHörnchen nt

croissant

[ˈkrwæsɒŋ] ncroissant m inv, cornetto

croissant

(ˈkrwaːs) noun
a crescent-shaped bread roll.
References in classic literature ?
and the fragment of croissant which I had not had appetite enough to eat.
She went on to develop a vegan croissant that has become a bestseller.
A MasoSine SPS series process pump from Watson-Marlow Pumps Group is optimising the filling of croissants with jam at the Tomaszow Mazowiecki, Poland plant of Chipita.
Unroll the croissant dough and divide into three rectangles.
INGREDIENTS 4 large, day-old croissants 3 egg yolks 40g golden caster sugar 15g plain flour 2 tsp cornflour 200ml whole milk; 50ml single cream 1 tsp Nielsen-Massey vanilla bean paste Grated zest of half a lemon 15g flaked almonds Golden icing sugar for dusting METHOD | Whisk together egg yolks and sugar.
2-3 tbsp demerara sugar 4 large chocolate croissants 1.
Cette campagne vise a soutenir les efforts des etablissements publics de sante en vue de mettre en place des programmes de secours de proximite, en parfaite harmonie avec le plan strategique 2011-2015 du Croissant Rouge marocain et les orientations generales de la Federation internationale des societes de la Croix-Rouge et du Croissant-Rouge, dans le domaine de la sante.
Mme Messoudi a rappele que le Croissant rouge etait present en Libye pendant le conflit en 2011 qui avait chasse du pouvoir le dirigeant Mouammar Kadhafi, tue durant sa capture, et que l'organisation avait conduit ses operations humanitaires en toute impartialite.
His heated croissant crackles as he bites it, the crisped shell shatters.
5, include Hot Pockets[R] Italian Style Meat Trio, Croissant Pockets[R] Five Cheese Pizza and Hot Pockets[R] for Breakfast Ham, Egg and Cheese.
To serve, arrange some croissants in a basket and garnish with the confectioners' sugar.
The couple have about 20 part-time staff at their Crepe a Croissant takeaway shop in St Enoch Square and their van on Woodlands Road.