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gâ·teau

or ga·teau (gă-tō′, gä-)
n. pl. gâteaux (-tō′) or ga·teaux
A cake or pastry, especially a light one filled with custard, fruit, or nuts.

[French, from Old French gastel, cake, from Frankish *wastil, food.]

gateau

(ˈɡætəʊ) or

gâteau

n, pl -teaux (-təʊz)
(Cookery) any of various elaborate cakes, usually layered with cream and richly decorated
[French: cake]

gâ′teau

(gæˈtoʊ)
n., pl. -teaux (-toʊz)
(in French cooking) a light cake with a rich icing or filling.
[1835–45; < French]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.gateau - any of various rich and elaborate cakesgateau - any of various rich and elaborate cakes
cake - baked goods made from or based on a mixture of flour, sugar, eggs, and fat
Translations
dort
lagkage
täytekakku
kolač
菓子
케이크
tårta
เค้กชั้นก้อนใหญ่
bánh gatô

gâteau

[ˈgætəʊ] N (gâteaux (pl)) [ˈgætəʊz]torta f, pastel m, tarta f (Sp)

gateau

[ˈgætəʊ] [gateaux] [ˈgætəʊz] (pl) ngros gâteau m à la crème

gateau

n pl <gateaux> (esp Brit) → Torte f

gateau

[ˈgætəʊ] n (gateaux (pl)) [ˈgætəʊz]torta

gateau

جاتوه dort lagkage Torte γλύκισμα pastel täytekakku gâteau à la crème kolač torta 菓子 케이크 taart kake torcik bolo торт tårta เค้กชั้นก้อนใหญ่ kremalı pasta bánh gatô 奶油蛋糕
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Les familles algeriennes se reveillent tot le matin pour se rassembler autour d'une table garnie de confiseries et de gateaux traditionnels.
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Written by Tynesiders Ed Waugh and Trevor Wood, a rundown village hall is the setting for Waiting For Gateaux as the members of failing slimming club Mo-tivators - including ex-Emmerdale actress Lisa Riley (right) - struggle to shed the pounds in order to appear in a new reality TV show Waiting For Gateaux: Middlesbrough Theatre, Thurs, July 1-Sat, July 3 at 7.
Determined to quash rumours that she doesn't eat, our mole says Kate hopes to be snapped bingeing on the bread basket, scoffing spaghetti and gorging on gateaux during the "impromptu" get together.
The duo, whose previous hits Dirty Dusting and Waiting For Gateaux have played to capacity audiences in the 1200-seat main hall of the theatre, will have Son of Samurai performed in the venue's new intimate 76-seat learning space in September.
New features of the range include small pieces of aerated chocolate and two-colour chocolate drops as a refinement to ice cream, frozen gateaux or breakfast cereals.