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flam·bé

 (fläm-bā′, fläN-)
tr.v. flam·béed, flam·bé·ing, flam·bés
To drench with a liquor, such as brandy, and ignite: flambéed the steak at the table.
adj.
Served flaming in ignited liquor: steak flambé.

[From French, past participle of flamber, to flame, from Old French, from flambe, flame; see flame.]

flambé

(ˈflɑːmbeɪ; ˈflæm-; French flɑ̃be) or

flambée

adj
(Cookery) (of food, such as steak or pancakes) served in flaming brandy
vb, -béing, -béeing, -béd or -béed
(Cookery) (tr) to pour brandy over (food) and ignite it
[French, past participle of flamber to flame]

flam•bé

(flɑmˈbeɪ, flɑ̃-)

adj.
1. (of food) served in flaming liquor.
v.t.
2. to pour liquor over and ignite.
[1885–90; < French, past participle of flamber to flame. See flambeau]

flambe


Past participle: flambéed
Gerund: flambéeing

Imperative
flambe
flambe
Present
I flambe
you flambe
he/she/it flambés
we flambe
you flambe
they flambe
Preterite
I flambéed
you flambéed
he/she/it flambéed
we flambéed
you flambéed
they flambéed
Present Continuous
I am flambéeing
you are flambéeing
he/she/it is flambéeing
we are flambéeing
you are flambéeing
they are flambéeing
Present Perfect
I have flambéed
you have flambéed
he/she/it has flambéed
we have flambéed
you have flambéed
they have flambéed
Past Continuous
I was flambéeing
you were flambéeing
he/she/it was flambéeing
we were flambéeing
you were flambéeing
they were flambéeing
Past Perfect
I had flambéed
you had flambéed
he/she/it had flambéed
we had flambéed
you had flambéed
they had flambéed
Future
I will flambe
you will flambe
he/she/it will flambe
we will flambe
you will flambe
they will flambe
Future Perfect
I will have flambéed
you will have flambéed
he/she/it will have flambéed
we will have flambéed
you will have flambéed
they will have flambéed
Future Continuous
I will be flambéeing
you will be flambéeing
he/she/it will be flambéeing
we will be flambéeing
you will be flambéeing
they will be flambéeing
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been flambéeing
you have been flambéeing
he/she/it has been flambéeing
we have been flambéeing
you have been flambéeing
they have been flambéeing
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been flambéeing
you will have been flambéeing
he/she/it will have been flambéeing
we will have been flambéeing
you will have been flambéeing
they will have been flambéeing
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been flambéeing
you had been flambéeing
he/she/it had been flambéeing
we had been flambéeing
you had been flambéeing
they had been flambéeing
Conditional
I would flambe
you would flambe
he/she/it would flambe
we would flambe
you would flambe
they would flambe
Past Conditional
I would have flambéed
you would have flambéed
he/she/it would have flambéed
we would have flambéed
you would have flambéed
they would have flambéed
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.flambe - pour liquor over and ignite (a dish)
ready, prepare, cook, fix, make - prepare for eating by applying heat; "Cook me dinner, please"; "can you make me an omelette?"; "fix breakfast for the guests, please"
Translations
flambovat
flambere
flambeerata
flambera

flambé

[ˈflɑːmbeɪ]
A. ADJflam(b)eado
B. VTflam(b)ear

flambé

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