croque monsieur

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noun croque mon·sieur \ ˌkrȯk-məs-ˈyər , -ˈyə , ˌkräk- , ˌkrōk- , -məsh- \
Updated on: 11 Sep 2017

Definition of croque monsieur

:a ham and cheese sandwich that is usually dipped in batter and grilled

Origin and Etymology of croque monsieur

French, literally, (one) bites with a crunch (the) gentleman


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