Definition of profiterole
: a miniature cream puff with a sweet or savory filling
Recent Examples of profiterole from the Web
Desserts like creme brulee, compote and profiteroles.
Dessert was crÃ¨me brÃ»lÃ©e, passion fruit mousse and a profiterole topped with chocolate sauce.
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Origin and Etymology of profiterole
French, perhaps from profit profit
First Known Use: 1884See Words from the same year
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