ice-cream cone


Definition of ice-cream cone

: a thin crisp edible cone for holding ice cream also : one filled with ice cream

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In line for coveted Guerlain ice-cream cones, guests discussed their winnings. Carmen Rosy Hall, Vogue, "Natalia Vodianova Puts the Fabulous in Her Fabulous Fund Fair With Vuitton, Dior, and Stella McCartney Goodies Up for Grabs," 20 Feb. 2019 Photo: Underwood Archives/UIG/Everett Collection The department has proposed ending dozens of settlements, including those addressing markets for typewriters, horseshoes and ice-cream cones. Erich Schwartzel, WSJ, "Now Showing: U.S. Mulls Changing Movie Rules for the Big Screen," 2 Dec. 2018 To cap off the event, guests filed into the dessert lounge, stocked chock-full of mini ice-cream cones, cookies, and chocolates by pastry chef Sherry Yard. Stephanie Wu, Town & Country, "The Goddesses of Food," 24 Nov. 2013

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First Known Use of ice-cream cone

1905, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of ice-cream cone was in 1905

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English Language Learners Definition of ice-cream cone

: a thin, crisp cake that is shaped like a cone and used for holding ice cream also : one filled with ice cream

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