filet mignon

noun fi·let mi·gnon \ ˌfi-(ˌ)lā-mēn-ˈyōⁿ , fi-ˌlā- \

Definition of filet mignon

plural filets mignons play \ˌfi-(ˌ)lā-mēn-ˈyōⁿz, fi-ˌlā-\
:a thick slice of beef cut from the narrow end of a beef tenderloin

Origin and Etymology of filet mignon

French, literally, dainty fillet


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