cruller

noun crul·ler \ ˈkrə-lər \
|Updated on: 7 Jun 2018

Definition of cruller

1 : a small sweet cake in the form of a twisted strip fried in deep fat
2 Northern & Midland : an unraised doughnut

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Origin and Etymology of cruller

Dutch krulle, a twisted cake, from krul curly, from Middle Dutch crul — more at curl


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  • : a sweet food made from a piece of dough that has been twisted and fried


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