chateaubriand

noun, often capitalized
cha·​teau·​bri·​and | \ (ˌ)sha-ˌtō-brē-ˈäⁿ How to pronounce chateaubriand (audio) \

Definition of chateaubriand

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: a large tenderloin steak usually grilled or broiled and served with a sauce (such as béarnaise)

Chateaubriand

biographical name
Cha·​teau·​bri·​and | \ (ˌ)sha-ˌtō-brē-ˈäⁿ How to pronounce Chateaubriand (audio) \

Definition of Chateaubriand (Entry 2 of 2)

Vi*comte \ vē-​ˈkōⁿt How to pronounce vē-ˈkōⁿt (audio)\ François-Auguste-René de 1768–1848 French author

First Known Use of chateaubriand

Noun

1877, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for chateaubriand

Noun

François René de Chateaubriand

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