tuile

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the French tuile

Noun[edit]

tuile

  1. A type of thin, papery cookie, often bent into fancy shapes
    • 2009 January 28, Elaine Sciolino, “With Cowbells and Oxtails, Culinary Olympics Begin”:
      Finally, there was a grilled rib of beef in an herb and pistachio crust that sat on [] a cylindrical garnish of layered sweet potato and red pepper purée, pearls of glazed garlic and a thin Parmesan tuile.

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Metathesis of Old French tiule, from Latin tēgula.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

tuile f (plural tuiles)

  1. tile
  2. (colloquial) bad luck, misfortune
  3. tuile (pastry)

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Verb[edit]

tuile

  1. first-person singular present indicative of tuiler
  2. third-person singular present indicative of tuiler
  3. second-person singular imperative of tuiler

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Irish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

tuile f (genitive tuile, nominative plural tuilte)

  1. Verbal noun of tuil.
  2. flood, flow

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Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
tuile thuile dtuile
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Jèrriais[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin tēgula.

Noun[edit]

tuile f (plural tuiles)

  1. tile

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Noun[edit]

tuile

  1. genitive singular of tuil