fortune cookie


fortune cookie

noun

: a thin cookie served in Chinese restaurants that contains a slip of paper on which a message (such as a prediction about your future) is printed

Full Definition of FORTUNE COOKIE

:  a thin cookie folded to contain a slip of paper on which is printed a fortune, proverb, or humorous statement

First Known Use of FORTUNE COOKIE

1940

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