consommé

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noun con·som·mé \ˌkän(t)-sə-ˈmā\

Definition of consommé

  1. :  clear soup made from well-seasoned stock

Origin and Etymology of consommé

French, from past participle of consommer to complete, boil down, from Latin consummare to complete — more at consummate


First Known Use: 1815


CONSOMMÉ Defined for English Language Learners

consommé

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noun con·som·mé \ˌkän(t)-sə-ˈmā\

Definition of consommé for English Language Learners

  • : a clear soup that is usually made with seasoned meat


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  1. Spanish Central: Translation of consommé


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