croûton

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from French

Noun[edit]

croûton ‎(plural croûtons)

  1. Alternative form of crouton

French[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Early Modern French crouston, corresponding to croûte +‎ -on.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

croûton m ‎(plural croûtons)

  1. heel (end-piece of a loaf of bread)
  2. crouton
  3. (figuratively) a backwards, mediocre person

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