quiche

noun \ ˈkēsh \
Updated on: 9 Dec 2017

Definition of quiche

: an unsweetened custard pie usually having a savory filling (such as spinach, mushrooms, or ham)

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Origin and Etymology of quiche

French, from French dialect (Lorraine)


QUICHE Defined for English Language Learners

quiche

noun

Definition of quiche for English Language Learners

  • : a pie made with eggs, milk, cheese, and vegetables or meat


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