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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Chewy cookie usually containing almond paste.

Usage examples (35)
  • I always thought a macaroon was a chocolate-coconut candy until I saw stuff like this and this.
  • To find unsweetened dried coconut, sometimes called macaroon coconut, try a health-food store, where it's often sold among the bulk goods.
  • The English spelling is "macaroon," but the French confection is not to be confused with the dense chewy treat made with sweetened coconut.
  • "I swallowed half my macaroon, " complained Larry. for more
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