custard

noun cus·tard \ ˈkə-stərd \
Updated on: 14 Nov 2017

Definition of custard

: a pudding-like usually sweetened mixture made with eggs and milk

custardy

play \ˈkə-stər-dē\ adjective

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Origin and Etymology of custard

Middle English, a kind of pie, alteration of crustarde, crustade, probably from Anglo-French *crustade, from cruste crust, from Latin crusta — more at crust


CUSTARD Defined for English Language Learners

custard

noun

Definition of custard for English Language Learners

  • : a type of sweet food that is made with eggs and milk


CUSTARD Defined for Kids

custard

noun cus·tard \ ˈkə-stərd \

Definition of custard for Students

: a sweetened mixture of milk and eggs baked, boiled, or frozen


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