bisque

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1bisque

noun \ˈbisk\

Definition of BISQUE

1
a :  a thick cream soup made with shellfish or game
b :  a cream soup of pureed vegetables
2
:  ice cream containing powdered nuts or macaroons

Origin of BISQUE

French
First Known Use: 1647

Rhymes with BISQUE

2bisque

noun

Definition of BISQUE

:  odds allowed an inferior player: as
a :  a point taken when desired in a set of tennis
b :  an extra turn in croquet
c :  one or more strokes off a golf score

Origin of BISQUE

French
First Known Use: circa 1656

3bisque

noun

Definition of BISQUE

:  biscuit 2; especially :  unglazed china that is not to be glazed but is hard-fired and vitreous

Origin of BISQUE

by shortening & alteration
First Known Use: 1664

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