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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Small pieces of fried or toasted bread used to garnish soup or salads.

Usage examples (35)
  • Great Big Veg - mmm, dandelion and bacon salad with croutons is SO good - a perfect spring meal.
  • Next up was my other favorite of the evening, a Caesar Salad topped with tofu "croutons".
  • If you add sides such as croutons and honey poached plums as they do at '21,' you tack on about 400 more calories to the meal.
  • Various methods of serving croutons are in practice. for more
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