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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

n. - Minced cooked meats (or vegetables) in thick white sauce.

Usage examples (32)
  • Spellers were tripped up on words such as croquette, mahi-mahi, klompen and cadenza.
  • A croquette is a French society woman.
  • Your turkey croquette recipe is indeed delicious ...
  • "Yes, the same; let me give you another croquette, wife." for more
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  • After the "croquet" (a game played on a lawn with mallets, balls, and wickets) game, they served me a salmon "croquette" (food made from chopped fish or meat that has been formed in a mound an deep-fried) for lunch.
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