Boston cream pie

noun

Definition of Boston cream pie

:a round cake that is split and filled with a custard or cream filling and usually frosted with chocolate

First Known Use of boston cream pie

1877


BOSTON CREAM PIE Defined for English Language Learners

Boston cream pie

noun

Definition of Boston cream pie for English Language Learners

  • : a round cake that is filled with a custard or cream filling and usually frosted with chocolate


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