Definition of sundae
: ice cream served with topping (such as crushed fruit, syrup, nuts, or whipped cream)
Recent Examples of sundae from the Web
Tickets are $15 in advance; $20 at the door, including an ice cream sundae.
Ice cream sundaes will be served, there will be music and a guest speaker, Altovise Ferguson, who will share her story about surviving cancer.
And Patrick Michael has hired a truck to serve his father's favorite treat at the reception: ice cream sundaes.
A free game of bowling and ice cream sundaes are being offered to those with military ID.
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Origin and Etymology of sundae
probably alteration of Sunday
First Known Use: 1892See Words from the same year
SUNDAE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of sundae for English Language Learners
: a dessert of ice cream that is topped with a sweet sauce, nuts, whipped cream, etc.
SUNDAE Defined for Kids
Definition of sundae for Students
: a serving of ice cream with a topping (as fruit, syrup, whipped cream, nuts, or bits of candy)
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