amuse-bouche

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noun \ ˈä-ˌmüz-ˈbüsh , -ˌmᵫz- \

Definition of amuse-bouche

:a small complimentary appetizer offered at some restaurants

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Origin and Etymology of amuse-bouche

French, literally, (it) entertains (the) mouth


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