lemon curd

noun

Definition of lemon curd

:a custard made with lemon juice, butter, sugar, and eggs and used as a spread or filling

First Known Use of lemon curd

1895


LEMON CURD Defined for English Language Learners

lemon curd

noun

Definition of lemon curd for English Language Learners

  • : a sweet, soft food made with lemon juice, butter, sugar, and eggs


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